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John Wesley Livingston (1835-1897) [Attributed to]
Glass plate negative of three Zulu cowhide shields
Glass negative, positive
25.5 x 30.5 cm (whole object)
The Royal Collection
A 10 x 12 inch glass plate negative of three cowhide Zulu shields, one taken from the Battle of Ulundi in 1879, during the Anglo-Zulu War. Each has a label. Similar to shields RCINs 69944, 83059 or 83569, but the markings are different.
Commissioned by the Royal Collection for inventory purposes