A CELTIC CAST BRONZE BOAR
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A votive offering.

 

1st Century BC–1st Century AD

 

Height: 5 cm.     (1 15/16 in.)

Width: 6.5 cm.     (2 9/16 in.)

Weight: 125g.

 

Ex: English private collection, acquired on the London market, 1960s. Found in Faversham, Kent prior to 1960, by repute.

 

#5822

 

Published:

Antiquarium; Ancient Treasures XX. (London, 2022) p.30

 

Comparandum:

Foster, Jennifer; Bronze boar figurines in Iron Age and Roman Britain (Oxford, 1977) p.12, fig. 6

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