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Celtic mid-la Tene Period, iron long sword with scabbard
Celtic mid-la Tene Period, iron long sword with scabbard CELTIC MID-LA TENE PERIOD, IRON LONG SWORD WITH SCABBARD

Stuck tightly in the iron scabbard, a broad iron blade with typically curved iron quillons and a conical tang. The ridged scabbard has a superimposed chape and a riveted suspension ring on the reverse side of the locket.

3rd-2nd Century BC

L. 35 in. (89 cm.)

Ex German collection.

Published: J. Eisenberg, Art of the Ancient World, 2011, no. 70.

HMQ24
$11,500


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