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Product: Conan the Barbarian Round Buckler Shield by Marto of Toledo Spain (Black) - Official Licensed Reproduction
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Description: Conan the Barbarian (also known as Conan the Cymmerian (Cimmerian), from the name of his homeland, Cimmeria) is a fictional character in books, comics and movies. Conan the Cymmerian is a hero, a well known and iconic figure in American fantasy, and the most famous barbarian in fiction. Conan the Cymmerian is often associated with the fantasy subgenre of sword-and-sorcery and heroic fantasy. Conan the Cymmerian was created by Texan writer Robert E. Howard in 1932 via a series of fantasy stories sold to Weird Tales magazine, the character has since appeared in licensed books, comics, films, television programs, video games, roleplaying games, and even a boardgame, all of which contribute to the hero's long-standing popularity.Conan the Barbarian is also the name of a Gnome Press collection of stories published in 1954, a comic published by Marvel Comics beginning in 1970, and a film and its novelization in 1982. The Conan the Barbarian Round Buckler Shield by Marto of Toledo Spain is available in either green or black. The buckler was a round shield with a single handle used mainly to fight with sword, strapped on the left arm, so that it could easily be used to cover the chest.