The 'figure of eight shield' Mycenaean fresco wall painting, Mycenae Acropolis, Greece Cat No 11671. National Archaeological Museum, Athens.
12th-14th cent BC.
The Mycenaean 'figure of eight shield' were originaly made of cows hide and was the symbol of a goddess of war.
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