Two European bronze swords  Late Bronze Age, circa 900 B.C. The larger leaf-shaped blade with pronounced central ridge with two grooves to either side at the tip, with two notches above the wings of the hilt-plate, the hilt pierced with four rivet-holes, terminating in a faint 'fish tail' tang, 23in (58.5cm) long; the shorter with a stepped central ridge, with a single notch above the hilt plate, the hilt pierced with three rivet holes, 18¾in (48cm) long (2)

Two European bronze swords Late Bronze Age, circa 900 B.C. The larger leaf-shaped blade with pronounced central ridge with two grooves to either side at the tip, with two notches above the wings of the hilt-plate, the hilt pierced with four rivet-holes, terminating in a faint 'fish tail' tang, 23in (58.5cm) long; the shorter with a stepped central ridge, with a single notch above the hilt plate, the hilt pierced with three rivet holes, 18¾in (48cm) long (2)

Bronze Age. Depotfund fra Vejle-egnen. Fundet består bl.a. af snoede halsringe, armringe og nåle.

Bronze Age. Depotfund fra Vejle-egnen. Fundet består bl.a. af snoede halsringe, armringe og nåle.

Castell Henllys. "The Iron Age Celts' clothes might have looked like the tartan you see in Scotland and Ireland today, with checks and stripes. The Celts used berries and plants to dye the wool different colours."-BBC

Castell Henllys. "The Iron Age Celts' clothes might have looked like the tartan you see in Scotland and Ireland today, with checks and stripes. The Celts used berries and plants to dye the wool different colours."-BBC

Extant and obviously not 12th century, looking at side seam and gore possibilities - "Golspie Stone, Scotland"

Extant and obviously not 12th century, looking at side seam and gore possibilities - "Golspie Stone, Scotland"

Standing Stones at Avebury  Neolithic henge monument containing three stone circles, around the village of Avebury in Wiltshire, in southwest England.

Standing Stones at Avebury Neolithic henge monument containing three stone circles, around the village of Avebury in Wiltshire, in southwest England.

Clip-Sanson-map- 1656-Jesuits - Protohistory of West Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Clip-Sanson-map- 1656-Jesuits - Protohistory of West Virginia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Carved object of stone from Skara Brae, Orkney, Scotland. Btw. 3400 and 2000 BC.

Carved object of stone from Skara Brae, Orkney, Scotland. Btw. 3400 and 2000 BC.

The remains of an ancient Celtic prince or princess found still wearing a solid gold torque and lavish bracelets in a grave filled with riches has left archaeologists baffled. The 2,500 year old royal grave, which is thought to date to the fifth century BC, was discovered in Lavau, near Troyes, is thought to have belonged to a member of a Celtic royal family.

Mystery of 'feminine' skeleton found in lavish royal Celtic tomb

The remains of an ancient Celtic prince or princess found still wearing a solid gold torque and lavish bracelets in a grave filled with riches has left archaeologists baffled. The 2,500 year old royal grave, which is thought to date to the fifth century BC, was discovered in Lavau, near Troyes, is thought to have belonged to a member of a Celtic royal family.

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