The Celtic Boar Targe

The Celtic Boar Targe

The Celtic Boar Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette This is the Celtic Boar Highland Targe by Celtic Leatherworks. The foreground of this targe features four boars on the inner quadrants encircled by Celtic knotwork with borders of brass nails. The hand hammered...
The Troth Targe

The Troth Targe

The Troth Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette This is the a commissioned Highland Targe by Celtic Leatherworks. This leather shield was carried by the Highland warrior for personal defense. The foreground of this targe features a magnificent cross encircled by the...
The Celtic Cross Highland Targe

The Celtic Cross Highland Targe

The Celtic Cross Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette This is the Celtic Cross Highland Targe by Celtic Leatherworks. This leather shield was carried by the Highland warrior for personal defense. The foreground of this targe features a magnificent cross surrounded...
The Henderson Targe

The Henderson Targe

The Henderson Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette This is the Clan Henderson Highland Targe by Celtic Leatherworks. Leather shields like this one were carried by Highland warriors for personal defense. The foreground of this targe features a magnificent cross...
The Hunter Targe

The Hunter Targe

The Hunter Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette This targe is an original design featuring a pointed Celtic cross. The center boss and surrounding domes are hand hammered solid brass that I’ve etched with Celtic designs. It is 17 inches in diameter and weighs...
The Dragonheart Targe

The Dragonheart Targe

The Dragonheart Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette This targe was inspired by my seven year old daughter. I recently asked her what she would like on her shield she said, “two dragons kissing”. So this one is for her. It is 13 inches in diameter and...
The Celtic Dragon Targe

The Celtic Dragon Targe

The Celtic Dragon Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette The Celtic Dragon Targe was a labor of love. I wanted to combine Celtic knot work with Celtic dragons with a bit of Kells influence. The larger design on this targe worked great with these elements and turned...
The Brooch Targe

The Brooch Targe

The Brooch Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette This targe was inspired by an early Celtic brooch that was unearthed in Great Britain. The brooch was dated from the 12th century. The center boss is hand hammered solid brass. It is 19 inches in diameter and weighs...
The Cross Targe

The Cross Targe

The Cross Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette This is one of my favorite Scottish targes. I wanted to include Celtic elements and incorporate them around the cross. The center boss is hand hammered solid brass. It is 19 inches around and weighs about 10 pounds. The...
The Tandy Targe

The Tandy Targe

The Tandy Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette After deciding that I would make myself a targe, this is what I did. It features a straight cross design with a circle of celtic dragons.  The center boss is hand hammered solid brass. It is 19 inches around and weighs...
The Thistle and Cross Targe

The Thistle and Cross Targe

The Thistle and Cross Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette This custom commission was a collaboration of the clients desire for a thistle and cross.The knot work inside of the cross was inspired by the stone cross monoliths that dot the Highlands. This Highland...
The Beast of the Highlands Targe

The Beast of the Highlands Targe

The Beast of the Highlands Targe A Highland Targe by Mike Pruette The Beast of the Highlands targe features modern Celtic elements blended with old world style to create this gorgeous shield. It was a commissioned targe.   This 25 in. round targe is 3/4 in. thich...

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