This is a custom made DELTA SIGMA THETA SORORITY, Inc. carved shield. This shield is made of Pine wood and painted to near perfection as shown in the pictures. You are bidding on the actual shield in the first photo. The second photo is to show you how big it is compared to a person. This is 100% pure custom woodworking. These letters are not raised, they are cut into the wood. This shield is a single piece work of art. It is not multiple pieces cut out and glued together. It is a SINGLE piece of carved wood, painted. This is a one of kind custom piece. No two are alike. .