The reverse side of a Romano-Celtic bronze mirror from Desborough, Northamptonshire, England, showing the development of the spiral and trumpet decorative theme of the Early Celtic La Tène style in Britain. This items dates c.
Chettle Park hoard; British Museum, London, UK. Dimensions: 23.5 x 21cm “This mirror is decorated with an exquisite geometric La Tène design. The decoration is the most beautifully executed example known to date (60 mirrors of this period are known from Britain). Iron Age 1st century BC — mid 1st century AD
The project explores how prehistoric people dressed and expressed creativity and identity through pottery, metalwork and textiles during the period BC. University of Southampton archaeologist Dr Jo Sofaer, who is leading CinBA, says: &