TITLE

The Celtic Boar Feast: How Barbaric Was It Really?

AUTHOR(S)
Winter, Frederick A.
PUB. DATE
July 1986
SOURCE
Archaeology;Jul/Aug86, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates archaeological evidence on the Celtic Boar feast. Posidonius' description of the feast, written around the beginning of the 1st century B.C.; Main courses served during a Celtic feast; Celts' drink of choice; Forms of behavior that typified the Celtic feast; Exhibition of severed heads of enemies.
ACCESSION #
10979758

 

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