Kalkan Diameter 72 cm. Plywood. Thickness is 8 mm.
Shield boss 1.5 mm thick. The inner diameter of the shield boss is 14 cm. Height is 5 cm.
Sheathing of the welt of the shield with skin. Pasting the shield field with high-strength fabric. Coloring. Shoulder strap.
Kalkan (turk. Kalkan — shield) is a round shield, typical in the XVI—XVIII centuries in Persia, Turkey and Central Asia, and also used in Eastern Europe (Poland and Hungary). Similar shields were used in the east to Korea and China, their spread is associated with the Mongol influence.
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