Archaeologists Find Remains of Iron Age Chariot

October 14, 2014 6:07 PM

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Archaeologists Find Remains of Iron Age Chariot

Univ. of Leicester archaeologists have made a “once-in-a-career” discovery of the decorated bronze remains of an Iron Age chariot.

A team from the university’s School of Archaeology and Ancient History has unearthed a hoard of rare bronze fittings from a 2nd or 3rd century BC chariot that appears to have been buried as a religious offering.

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