French tomb sheds light on Iron Age European trade

A cauldron uncovered in a late Bronze Age tomb site, believed to be of a Celtic prince, in Lavau, eastern France, on March 4, 2015The “exceptional” grave, crammed with Greek and possibly Etruscan artefacts, was discovered in a business zone on the outskirts of Lavau in France’s Champagne region, said the National Archaeological Research Institute, Inrap. “It is probably a local Celtic prince,” Inrap president Dominique Garcia told journalists on a field visit.

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