|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.