5 December 2012
PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK PRIVATE COLLECTION
A CELTIC GOLD FIBULA
CIRCA 4TH-2ND CENTURY B.C.
The solid arching bow tapering at each end, one end bent to form the flat catch-plate, then bent back and flaring to a ribbed terminal, the other side spiraling twice for the spring then tapering further along the pin
1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm.) long
with Fortuna Fine Art, New York, 1993.
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