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Archaeology, finds, crafts, weapons and recreations of the Iron Age

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A Parthian bronze and iron dagger Circa Century B. The bifurcated crescentic pommel with knopped terminals, the waisted hilt with ridged decoration, the iron blade tapering to the tip, long Parthian Empire, Ancient Persian, Roman History, Swords And Daggers, Iron Age, Fantasy Weapons, Le Far West, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Romans

A Parthian bronze and iron dagger

A Parthian bronze and iron dagger Circa 1st Century B.C. - 2nd Century A.D. The bifurcated crescentic pommel with knopped terminals, the waisted hilt with ridged decoration, the iron blade tapering to the tip, 15¼in (39cm) long

Celtic Folktales - a bracelet found in Aurillac Princess Cut Diamond Earrings, Princess Cut Diamonds, Jewelry Tags, Bridal Jewelry, Jewlery, Modern Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Thick Gold Chain

Celtic Gold Bracelet,  Aurillac, France,  3rd-2nd Century BC

Celtic Gold Bracelet, Aurillac, France, 3rd-2nd Century BC

Skythian Gold (Sword Hilt Gold and iron; century BC Chertomlyk Barrow, Dnieper Area, near Nikopol Russia (now Ukraine) Source of Entry: Imperial Archaeological Commission, St Petersburg. Historical Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Sword Hilt, Achaemenid, Hermitage Museum, Swords And Daggers, Minoan, Iron Age, Le Far West

Skythian Gold (Sword Hilt Gold and iron; chased. 14.9; 5.5 cm Scythian culture. 5th century BC Chertomlyk Barrow, Dnieper Area, near Nikopol Russia (now Ukraine) Source of Entry: Imperial Archaeological Commission, St Petersburg. 1864)

Gold grave goods of celtic chieftain from Hochdorf, Germany. About 530 BC

L’art des Celtes en vedette à Berne

Une grande exposition au Musée historique de Berne montre comment l’art des Celtes a été une des grandes marques d’

Celtic Iron Age 'La Tene' Goose-Head Finial 026149

Late Germanic Iron Age "Prestige Swords", Denmark. -- myArmoury.com

Late Germanic Iron Age "Prestige Swords", Denmark.

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A Chalcidian helmet 'ancient' auctioned by Hermann Historica, Germany

Chalcidian helmet, Ibero-Celtic variant, 5th century B.C. This rare helmet belongs to a group of 17 helmets, which were discovered in a cliff deposit (intentionally destroyed and stuck between cracks in the rock) presumably in the Spanish province of Soria (Castille-Leon). To this day, the type and date are not precisely known, 37 cm high Private collection, from Hermann Historica auction

Alexander The Great Era Greek Bronze Phalanx Spear Head, Century BCThis was meant to be mounted on the end of a typical long phalanx spear pole based on its sheer enormity, far larger than typical. Greek Artifacts, Ancient Artifacts, Spears Weapon, Classical Greece, Wooden Poles, Minoan, Alexander The Great, Ancient History, Greek History

Greek Macedonian sarissa pike, 4th century B.C. This had to be installed at the end of a typical long phalanx spear poles, much longer than the typical hoplite spears. The size and design of the general leaf blade is typical Greek of this period. Weapons still has its original mounting hole in the shaft, where it would be attached to a long wooden pole

The Kirkburn Sword. Incredible specimen of iron age sword making. Possibly the finest iron age sword ever made in Europe.

・・・ The "Waterloo Helmet" is an example of a ceremonial horned helmet from Celtic La Tene culture. The helmet was… Ancient Art, Ancient History, Art History, Waterloo Bridge, History Encyclopedia, Archaeological Finds, Iron Age, Historical Images, Anglo Saxon

Waterloo Helmet

Waterloo Helmet (by British Museum) - The "Waterloo Helmet" is an example of a ceremonial horned helmet from Celtic La Tene culture. The helmet was originally decorated with pieces of red glass, and would have been even more visually striking when it was made. It is impractical for use in combat, and was probably only used for ceremo...

The Iron Age landscape of what is now Central London looking southwest in 30 BCE by Frank Gardiner London History, London Museums, Epic Story, Iron Age, Prehistory, Roman Empire, Heritage Image, Westminster, Ancient History

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Ancient Celtic art uncovered in 'unique' gold hoard. Two amateur treasure hunters have uncovered a bracelet decorated with some of the earliest Celtic art ever found in Britain in a trove of gold jewellery revealed on Tuesday.

Ancient Celtic art uncovered in 'unique' gold hoard

Two amateur treasure hunters have uncovered a bracelet decorated with some of the earliest Celtic art ever found in Britain in a trove of gold jewellery revealed on Tuesday. The Leekfrith Iron Age Torcs [Credit: Staffordshire County Council] Metal detectorists Mark Hambleton and Joe Kania made the discovery of the three torcs and a bracelet, which may have been made in France or Germany some 2,500 years ago. They were found in a field in Staffordshire in central England in December. "This…

A CELTIC SOLID GOLD-ALLOY INGO

A CELTIC SOLID GOLD-ALLOY INGOT IN THE FORM OF A TORC-BRACELET , IRON AGE, CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.

IRON AGE, CIRCA 2ND-1ST CENTURY B.C.