Ancient Celtic Silver La Tene Brooch Fibula shaped as a Duck decorated with two Filigree Rings. Symbol of Honesty & Home

Description
Ancient Celtic Silver La Tene Brooch Fibula shaped as a Duck decorated with two Filigree Rings. Symbol of Honesty & Home
400-300 BC.

Ancient Celtic Silver La Tene Brooch Fibula shaped as a Duck decorated with two Filigree rings (is slightly damaged on ring near to the tail)
Ducks along with Geese, share the same symbolism of transition due to their migratory nature and were very honoured by the Celts.
Geese are also a Celtic animal symbol of honesty, simplicity and resourcefulness, but also of a hearth (because of their sensivity) and a home ( because they always turn back home).
The pin is missing, slightly is broken the opposite part where the pin was attached, otherwise in Good Condition with a nice cabinet tone.
Very Rare in Silver

Material: Silver
Date:400-300 BC.
Size:3,1cm.

Item No.I19


Purchased by the current owner in 2011 in Austria, Wien from Collector fair.
Collected Since:1980's.
Previous owners history: Old Austrian Private Collection.


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Lot details
Culture
Ancient Celtic
Material
Silver
Object
La Tene Brooch Fibula shaped as a Duck decorated with two Filigree Rings. Symbol of Honesty & Home
Century/ Timeframe
400-300 BC.
Condition
The pin is missing, slightly broken opposite part where the pin was attached, otherwise in Good
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