Celtic Silver Jewellery

Culture: Southeastern Europe
Period: La Tène Period, 3rd-2nd century B.C.
Material: Silver
Dimensions: Diameter Torques 16 cm; Length Fibulas 11.5 cm and 12 cm respectively; Total weight: 396 gram
Price: Sold
Ref: 4019
Provenance: German private collection, acquired before 1998. Thence Hermann Historica auction, 8th Oktober 2008, lot 20.
Condition: Minimal, hardly visible restauration on one needle and the torques.
Description: Torques formed of three thick silver threads, ending in three-times coiled spirals. The frontal locking cap is hidden behind a thick silver sheet. In addition, two matching crossbow fibulas, opulently made with forged one-piece bows, widely overhanging spiral springs and intact needles.