MHG10143 - Bowl or Lamp - Helmsdale


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A hemispherical piece of pink sandstone with a small, flat-based hollow, and smoothed edges is in Dunrobin Museum, possibly received in 1884.
It measures 2.5ins in diameter, 1.8ins high 1.3ins in interior diameter and 0.7ins in depth. A partly illegible label indicates that it came from 'Croft - Helmsdale', (Acc. No. 1884.3).
Information from TS of the Catalogue of Dunrobin Museum by A S Henshall.

This is listed as a bowl/lamp in the Dunrobin Museum catalogue. Currently on loan to the Timespan Museum (2019). <1>

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Grid reference Centred ND 0200 1500 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND01NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish KILDONAN

Finds (2)

  • BOWL? (Undated)
  • LAMP? (Undated)

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