Ancient Celtic Bronze Extraordinary Duck with a Beutifull olive green natural patina & Solar Symbols on the Circle Tail.

Description
Ancient Celtic Bronze Extraordinary Duck with a Beutifull olive green natural patina & Solar Symbols on the Circle Tail.
3rd.-1st. Century BC.

Ancient Celtic Bronze Extraordinary Duck with a Beutifull olive green natural patina and Solar Symbols on the Circle 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).

Rare with this lovely decoration.

Material: Bronze.
Date:3rd.-1st. Century BC.
Size: 4,8cm.

Item No.K77


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
Bronze
Object
Extraordinary Duck with a Beutifull olive green natural patina & Solar Symbols on the Circle Tail.
Century/ Timeframe
3rd.-1st. Century BC.
Condition
The pin is missing, otherwise in Good Condition. See Photo
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