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Battersea shield

by Stead, I. M.

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Published by Published for the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Publications in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Battersea (London, England),
  • England,
  • London.
    • Subjects:
    • British Museum.,
    • Shields.,
    • Britons -- England -- London.,
    • Art, Celtic -- England -- London.,
    • Battersea (London, England) -- Antiquities, Celtic.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 51-54.

      StatementI.M. Stead.
      ContributionsBritish Museum. Trustees.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU825 .S74 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination55 p., xvi p. of plates :
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2945881M
      ISBN 100714113751
      LC Control Number84185795

        Add A blend of the trending curved hemline, boat-neck t-shirt silhouette and traditional fisherman gansey motifs. A summer gansey! Now available in 6 sizes: 34 (, 37, 39, 41, )/5(17). Detail of the Battersea Shield, Iron Age, cc50 BC. The La Tène-style scrolling decoration is made using the repoussé technique, emphasized with engraving and stippling. The Battersea shield was not made for serious warfare, instead, it was probably made for display.

      A luxurious silver Celtic pendant inspired by the ornaments of the so-called Battersea shield, found in the river Thames (England).The jewel may be worn by both men and women, its symbolism is clear - protection against everything of low energy in order for the soul and body to remain pure.   How to Make a Wooden Shield. No fighter's armor is complete without a shield to protect him or her. Making a wooden shield is a fun way to add detail to a costume for cosplay, costume parties, or theatrical performances. Wooden shields are 87%(54).

      Longhedge Railway Works (Battersea), Battersea Cauldron, Metropolitan Borough of Battersea, Battersea Shield, and Battersea Railway Bridge are but a few of the important parts of the history of Battersea. Book Now Live Chat Return Skip. Customer login. Peter Norris Haulage Ltd, Station Approach, St Mary Cray, Orpington, Kent. Bird from Book of Kells - O $ Brooch - Celtic knotwork pattern - B01B. $ Buckle - Battersea Shield pattern - VB $ Buckle - Celtic knotwork pattern - B $ Buckle - Celtic Terret pattern - X $ Celtic belt buckle with twisted beasts - X $ Celtic belt ring - B


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