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IRON AGE BROOCH

A copper alloy Late Iron Age to early Roman brooch, a Colchester brooch dating form AD 25 - AD 60. The spring and pin are missing. It has a broken loop on the back of the head to hold the spring. The remains of a forward hook for the external chord survives on top of the head. The wings are short, slender and plain. The bow is undecorated and oval in section. It tapers to a point at the foot. The…