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An Iron Age warrior’s horse and chariot were very important. Two people would ride a chariot into battle – the driver and a warrior. The warrior would jump off the chariot in the middle of battle and fight on foot.
This bronze chariot gear is decorated with a swirling design known as Celtic art. It may have been used as decoration on the wheel or possibly as a handle to enable a warrior to pull themselves up onto the chariot.
Object ID number: 195
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