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Battersea Shield


Jeffrey King
by British Museum
published on 04 June 2019
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The "Battersea Shield" is a bronze Celtic shield facing from the 4th - 1st Century BCE. The shield facing is decorated with red enamel in the La Tene style, and was probably made in Britain. From the British Museum in London.

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