Iron Age, Celtiberian bronze fibula in the shape of a horse with a powerful arched neck and incised linear decoration to the mane. Diagonal decorations on the front legs. Finely detailed features.
Length fibula: 41,4 mm
Total height including wooden stand: 45,8 mm
Condition: good solid condition, magnificent smooth patina. The fibula is fixed on the wooden display stand. Signs of wear consistent with age and use. See images for own impression.
Shipping: registered and insured parcel.
A Certificate of Authenticity (pdf-document by AntiqueShopping) is available upon request.
Purchased by the current owner from a Dutch collection, previously Collection of T.L., Amsterdam.
The seller guarantees this piece is acquired in a legal manner. Related documents seen by Catawiki.
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- Prehistoric, Iron Age
- Number of objects
- Celtiberian horse fibula
- Century/ Timeframe
- 3rd - 2nd century BC
- Good Condition, See Photo