Antennae Sword

6th-5th centuries BC

Museo Juan Cabré

Museo Juan Cabré
Calaceite, Spain

Aguilar de Anguita antennae sword, from the peninsular Iron Age necropolis of the same name in Guadalajara. The sword is quite short at just over 1.5 inches (39 mm). It has a pistilliform blade with two edges and a tip, central grooves, and a cylindrical handle with slightly atrophied antennae.


  • Title: Antennae Sword
  • Date: 6th-5th centuries BC
  • Physical Dimensions: 44 x 390 mm
  • Type: Armament
  • Rights: Gobierno de Aragón
  • External Link: CERES MCU
  • Medium: Iron / Forging
  • Fotografía: Hugo Roglán
  • Cultural Context: Celtiberian / Iberian Culture

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