The Celtic Boar Feast: How Barbaric Was It Really?

Winter, Frederick A.
July 1986
Archaeology;Jul/Aug86, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p48
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.


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