Small Ring - Small Price. Authentic Ancient Celtic Bronze Decorated Ring in Bronze. Circa 400 -50 BC (over 2,000 years old). Unearthed in Noricum (modern Austria) together with items ref 2452. Noricum, region of Europe north of what is now Italy, roughly comprising modern central Austria and parts of Bavaria, Ger. Noricum was originally a kingdom controlled by a Celtic confederacy that dominated an earlier Illyrian population. Around 400 BC, Celtic peoples from Western Europe settled in the eastern Alps. A Celtic state, Noricum, developed around the region's ironworks in the second century BC. The Romans occupied Noricum without resistance in 9 B.C. and made the Danube River the effective northern frontier of their empire.
Weight 2.47 grams,
Size 19 mm diameter