London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A PAIR OF CELTIC BRONZE TORQUES
MID-1ST MILLENNIUM B.C.
Penannular-shaped, the hoops decorated with incised decoration and the terminals with raised bands, 6 in. (15.3 cm.) diam. max.; three further bronze torques, one plain, another with incised decoration, the last with twisted hoop tapering to spiral terminals, 6 in. (16.5 cm.) diam. max.; one silver and two small penannular bronze bracelets, 2 7/8 in. (7.4 cm.) diam. max., all 1st millennium B.C. (8)
Acquired by the present owner's late father between 1959 and 1975 in London.
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