Very Good Madu Buckler / Parrying Shield India - 14760 - New

This Madu Buckler / Parrying shield from India, a weapon favored by the Marathas, is early - mid 19 C. It consist of a pair of Buck horns mounted with steel spikes in opposite direction on the back of a small steel buckler with four brass bosses. 33 1/2 inches tip to tip. 8 inches diameter of the central shield. Very good condition. Good age patina.