Iain Catto

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The Catto Stone of Orkney

The Catto Stone of Orkney

Celtic stone head, Heidelberg, Germany, c. 5th - 4th century B.C.

Celtic stone head, Heidelberg, Germany, c.

An 1800-year-old stone carving of the head of what probably is a Roman God was found during an archaeological dig at Binchester, Roman Fort. The head resembles Antenociticus, a Celtic deity associated with military prayers in the region. The head was found in the equivalent of an ancient garbage dump, not far from a shrine.

This stone head was recently discovered in an ancient garbage pit in the Binchester Roman Fort in County Durham, U.

The male side of a two-sided carved figure in typical "Celtic" squatting mode. Co. Fermanagh.

double-sided figure of two beings in typical 'Celtic' squatting mode, carved back-to-back, the E side being male with a pointed penis beneath the stylised crossed arms (all carved in high relief), and the W side being female, with a protruding tongue

A carved female head found in northern England may represent the Celtic goddess Brigantia http://www.artlyst.com/articles/northern-goddess-discovered-by-archaeologists-in-south-shields?_source=rss …

century Northern Goddess Brigantia Unearthed By Archaeologists In South Shields