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CELTIC BRONZE AMPHORA

Thick-walled, with bellied body, short, cylindrical neck, flaring slightly towards the mouth. The handles, cast separately, each have a decorative human face terminus.
Scarce.

2nd-1st Century BC

H. 7 in. (18 cm.)

Ex collection of Dr. Florian Papp, Munich (1964-1990s).

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2011, no. 75.

Cf. a jug with one handle from Kehlheim: Rieckhoff-Biel - 2001, p. 224, pl. 36, 2.

CBD51
$7,500


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