This article is about the technology in Age of Empires. For the technology in Age of Mythology, see Bronze Shields.
Bronze Shield
Introduced in EmpiresIcon Age of Empires
Civilization See description
Age BronzeAgeIcon Bronze Age
Researched at Storage Pit
Required for Ironshieldicon Iron Shield
Research time 50 seconds
Research cost
Food 150
Gold 180
Effect Infantry +1 pierce armor

Bronze Shield is a technology in Age of Empires that can be researched at the Storage Pit once the Bronze Age is reached. Once researched, it adds +1 pierce armor to all infantry and all Academy units.

Bronze Shield is available to all civilizations except for the Egyptians and Assyrians.