celts - silver cauldron, detail
This cauldron is made from 13 silver plates. The hammered and gilded plates weigh almost 9 kg. On the outside, large deities are accompanied by small humans, animals and mythical creatures in pairs. Interior shows scenes populated with many figures, both human and animals. One of them shows a parade of warriors carrying a carnyx, a Celtic trumpet.
Kunst der Kelten, Historisches Museum Bern.
Art of the Celts, Historic Museum of Bern.