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Circular plate brooch consisting of a domed bronze disc, dished in the centre, attached by an iron rivet to the bow of a small iron brooch. Of the brooch about half the bow survives, with ?six-coil spring and internal chord. The central rivet also seems to have secured some applied ornament (?'enamel').
Diameter: 24 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Stead and Rigby 1999
Findspot given as Bussy. [possbily Bussy-le-Château]
Context: La Tène I brooches
10. Circular plate brooches. Small brooches, constructed in the usual way with bow, spring and catch-plate, but completely covered by a circular plate attached to the centre of the bow.
- Not on display
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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