Collection of three bronze vessels by Celtic

Two storage vessels for wine of the Greek stamnos type (42 and 39 cm high).

Details

Medium:
Bronze
Art Fund grant:
£500 ( Total: £5,000)
Acquired in:
1929

A wine-flagon of oenochoe type (41 cm high). They all have an olive-green patina; the wine-flagons are decorated with animals and enamelling.

Provenance

Excavated at Bouzonville, near Metz.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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