Classical Antiquities - 600 B.C. - 500 A.D.


   
Celtic Sword with Scabbard

        
 

 

   La Tène II iron Celtic sword in its original scabbard.

   The scabbard is partially conserved, and retains its belt junction loop as well as iron terminal. Where the scabbard has disappeared, the blade is visible,
   with a central ridge. The bell-shaped pommel is remaining.

   The iron is treated to ensure long-term conservation.

   Material : Iron
   Length : 91 cm
   Provenance : U.K. antiquities dealer
   Origin : Central / Eastern Europe
   Period : La Tène II, III-II c. B.C.

        Ref. : r-082

    Keltischer Schwert

 

   Price : SOLD - to be informed by e-mail when a similar item becomes available.

 


 


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   Museum Equivalent : La Tène sword from Neuchatel, Musée des Antiquités Nationales, St-Germain en Laye, Paris

   Bibliography : Les Celtes, catalog of the 1989 exhibition at Palazzo Grassi, Venezia, EDDL Editions

 


 

 
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