Gold Disk from a Spool, 900–600 b.c.; Late Bronze Age Irish Gold Diam. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
#Late Bronze Age from the Netherlands- 1000 BC # I know little about this very sophisticated piece. The design is so well thought through.
Grisly find suggests northern Europe was more organized (and violent) 3,000 years ago than previously thought
Map of late Neolithic & early Bronze Age cultures from c. 5,000 to 4,500 years ago with suggested associations of Y-DNA haplogroups. (Click through for more. rw)
Borum Eshøj - one of the largest grave mounds of the Bronze Age in Danish Jutland.
JEWELLERY FROM THE MIDDLE BRONZE AGE (Szigetszentmiklós-Felsőtag), Hungary. (2000-1500 BC)
Museum quality reproduction of Bronze Age costume, female. Clothing based on those from Danish oak coffins. Textile, bronze and leather by Ø. Engedal. www.arkeoreplika.no, www.bronsereplika.no
this is what a celt actually looked like
Ornamental bronze comb from the oak-coffin burial of a girl at Egtved near Kolding, Denmark. (See also 06-03-01/44, 45, 46) Ealry Bronze Age (1000 BCE)
Reconstruction of Mycenaean Warrior Armour of Late Bronze Age Era (1300-1200 BC)from a Middle Eastern Colony. The Armour is based onan interpretation of the “Pylos tablets” and the newly discovered “Thebes Arsenal”. The “Epsilon Blade” Axe is based on exhibits from the National Archaeological Museum . This type of axe was used in the eastern Mediteranean from the 2nd millenium BC and could cause serious damage to the enemy .
Bronze Age Central European spiral-style armilla (arm band) from c. 1500 BCE. From the Cleveland Museum of Art.