|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Iron Age brooch|
An Iron Age copper alloy brooch found by metal detecting in 1976.
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1976. Found with metal detecting in ploughsoil.
La Tene I copper alloy brooch with pin and much of spring missing. Bow solid, pentagonal in section, with foot recurved in triangle, terminating in disc and double crescents. Disc pierced, and holds find copper alloy pin probably for holding paste or enamel ornament.
See (S1) in the Illustration Library.
- FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
- BROOCH (Iron Age - 800 BC to 42 AD)
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Sources and further reading
|<S1>||Illustration: Mayes, J.. 1977. Sketch of an Iron Age La Tene I copper alloy brooch.. Film. 1:1. |
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