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Archaeoethnologica: KELTEN 61

celts - silver cauldron, detail Gundestrup, Denmark. 150-0 BC This cauldron is made from 13 silver plates. The hammered and gilded plates weigh almost 9 kg. On the outside, large deities are accompanied by small humans, animals and mythical creatures in pairs. Interior shows scenes populated with many figures, both human and animals. One of them shows a parade of warriors carrying a carnyx, a Celtic trumpet. Kunst der Kelten, Historisches Museum Bern

Gundestrup, Denmark. 150-0 BC This cauldron is made from 13 silver plates. The hammered and gilded plates weigh almost 9 kg. On the outside, large deities are accompanied by small humans, animals and mythical creatures in pairs. Interior shows scenes populated with many figures, both human and animals. One of them shows a parade of warriors carrying a carnyx, a Celtic trumpet. Kunst der Kelten, Historisches Museum Bern. Art of the Celts, Historic Museum of Bern.

Terret (Rein Guide), 1st century a.d., Celtic Britain. Copper alloy, with champlevé enamel MET