BRIGID. Diosa irlandesa del fuego y la poesía. Hija de Dagda y pertenece a los Tuatha Dé Danann. Aparece en la tradición irlandesa con distintos nombres, que simbolizan las funciones sociales que se le atribuyen: diosa de la inspiración y de la poesía (clase sacerdotal), protectora de los reyes y guerreros (clase guerrera) y diosa de las técnicas (clase de los artesanos, pastores y labradores).
The Morrígan is a goddess of battle, strife, and sovereignty. She sometimes appears in the form of a crow, flying above the warriors, and in the Ulster cycle she also takes the form of an eel, a wolf and a cow. She is generally considered a war deity comparable with the Germanic Valkyries. She is often depicted as a trio of goddesses, all sisters; the most common combinations are Badb, Macha and Nemain; or Badb, Macha and Anand; Anand is also given as an alternate name for Morrigu.
IBERIA. (Pre-Roman Spain) - Falcata ibérica. Iberian sword. Spain. The falcata is a type of sword typical of the pre-Roman Iberian Peninsula (modern Spain and Portugal). The falcata was used to great effect by the armies of Carthage in their wars against Rome. Roman armies in the Second Punic War and later, during the Conquest of Hispania, were surprised by the quality of these weapons, used by Iberian mercenaries and warriors.