Edward the First was King of England from 1272 to 1307. He strengthened the crown and Parliament against the old feudal nobility. He subdued Wales, and he sought (unsuccessfully) the conquest of Scotland. His reign is particularly noted for administrative efficiency and legal reform.
This Edward the First English shield represents the Royal Arms of England, shown by its three lions design. This shield comes with a leather backstrap, as well as a leather arm strap and metal grip.
Approximate specifications are as follows:
Shield base: wood with linen covering, hand-painted.
Width at widest point: 46cm
Full length: 61cm