Additional protection—grasped with one hand—that can deflect incoming blows and missiles:
||A metallic shield that is much heavier than a wooden shield but more protective (provides a +2 bonus to Armor Class).
|Metallic Shield +1
||A slightly magical metallic shield that weighs the same as a wooden shield (provides a +2 bonus to Armor Class).
||An ordinary shield made of wood and conveying minimal protection (provides a +1 bonus to Armor Class).