The shield of Rajput Warriors


The shield of a Rajput warrior. Showing alions out hunting.
Bottom right you is one male lion sitting, flexes its claws. The other three lions are grappling with three different creatures. a goat, a boar, and a winged monster (perhaps
a chilin or an exaggeration of a crocodile). The artist paid close attention to details, depicting individual hairs, shading the petals
of flowers. They are surrounded by lush vegetation. The fact that the shield features lions suggests this to be the shield of a royal
person of high rank. The fact that the lions are rendered in gold indicates that person to
be one of the richer kings.

Quiet Ambience


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