Lot 1637: Iron Age Celtic Leaf Spearhead
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 2nd century BC. A massive hand-forged iron spearhead, leaf-shaped with slight median rib, short neck, closed socket. Cf. Stead, I. et al. Iron Age and Roman Burials in Champagne, Oxford, 2006, fig.56(15"). 540 grams, 54.5cm (21 1/2"). Property of a European gentleman living in the UK; formerly in a private collection formed in the 1990s.
Condition Report: Fine condition.