This shield is nearly a hundred years old as it was made and used in the 1925 Silent movie version of Ben Hur and reused several times since then in many Sword and Sandal Epic movies like the 1951 Quo Vidas and 1959 Ben Hur to name just two major fields. Antique Gold shield from a Quo Vidas Praetorian soldier in mint condition. You will never find a better Quo Vidas shield period.It is 100% metal as well and this shield was first used in the 1925 epic silent movie film Ben Hur, so it has a long and prestigious history. It is 31.5 inches tall by 22.5 inches wide.
Attached are just a few of my original 1970 MGM David Weisz Co. This is a one of kind item from my personal collection. I also have around a hundred vintage black and white and color photo still's from many "Sword and Sandal" movies in my collection for sale.
A few are shown here. Inquire if you are interested. " I have about 200 new custom made and designed items I will put up for sale, as well as my sword and sandal movie prop collection, my military miniature figure collection painted by Russian masters, my World War II collection, my ancient coin and ancient military artifact collection and other various military "militaria" items". These will all be listed under the Terry Nix Collection III in the near future, so please keep checking back or you will miss that one of a kind item. The item "Antique Quo Vadis Ben Hur Julius Caesar movie prop Roman shield Hollywood film" is in sale since Tuesday, January 3, 2017.
This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Movie Memorabilia\Wardrobe\Originals". The seller is "legxfre" and is located in Houston, Texas. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, Japan, Australia.