Lot 895: Iron Age Celtiberian Bow Brooch
December 7, 2016
Harwich, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 6th-3rd century BC. A small bronze bow brooch with square-section bow and lateral lugs to the head, bulb to each end, spring around the head, bow with band of pellets, returned foot with conical knop, pin absent. Cf.Hattatt, R. Ancient Brooches and Other Artefacts, Oxford, 1989, item 1722. 8.99 grams, 25mm (1"). From the private collection of a German gentleman; acquired prior to 1999.
Condition Report: Very fine condition.