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Les collections

The archaeological collections
From the Palaeolithic to the Early Middle Ages...

The museum exhibits around 30,000 archaeological objects, making it one of the largest collections in Europe.
These objects bear witness to human activities from the origins of prehistory (Palaeolithic) to the Carolingian era.

The museum holds more than two million objects in its reserves...

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The Iron Age

The appearance of iron was accompanied by population movements and profound economic and social upheavals.

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Sépulture de Magny-Lambert

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Aristocratic Grave Goods

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Sépulture à char féminine

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Plaque à pendeloques

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Anneau passe-guide

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Le Dôme aux Dragons de Roissy

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La fabrication des fibules et des objets en bronze coulé

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Statuette de divinité (?) d’Euffigneix

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Vercingetorix and Alesia

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Statère d’or à l’effigie de Vercingétorix

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La tombe à char de « La Gorge-Meillet »

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Boucles d’oreilles en or

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Fibules zoomorphes

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Casque de Berru

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Statue de Chef gaulois

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Épée à tête humaine

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Les statères de Piolaine

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La statue de Beaupréau

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