Catalog number: FGJ116
Your Price: 65.00 €
A luxurious silver Celtic pendant of our own make, which has been inspired by the ornaments of the so-called Battersea shield, found in the river Thames (England). The jewel may be worn by both, men and women and its symbolism is clear - the shield should protect and repel everything bad, in order for the soul and body to remain pure. Material: silver 925. Gemstones: garnet - almandine. Size: 3.5 cm. Material: silver 925. Weight approx. 13 g.
The Battersea Shield - is one of the impressive finds in the Celtic (La Tene) culture. It is estimated to the 1st century BC. There is a high possibility, that it was most likely a votive gift to the Celtic gods. The shield is made of bronze. Some of the ornaments were made of red enamel.