Celtic Boar SilverPendant. Inspired by an artifact found at the Loire River, France. Wild boar is, besides birds of prey, the most frequentlydepicted animalinCeltic art. This indicates that it had aspecial significancein society. The available archaeological and numismatic evidence also strongly suggests that boar hunts may have played an important role inIron Age warrior initiations, forming part of the "rite of passage" rituals.
Material: Sterling silver
Size: 2 x 2cm (without bail)
Bail:4 x 8mm (fora cord/chainwith a diameterup to 3 mm)