MHG10632 - Estimated findspot of stone lamp or cup, Rogart

Summary

A stone lamp or cup found in the Rogart area in the late 19th century.

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Unknown date)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A cup or lamp of grey stone with dark grey crystals, 5 1/2 ins in diameter by 2.9ins high, with moulding at the rim, from Rogart (NC 733 035) is in Dunrobin Museum, probably received in 1887.(Acc. No. 1887.3) Information from TS of Catalogue of Dunrobin Museum by A S Henshall, 1966. <1><2>


<1> RCAHMS, Canmore, online database of the Royal Commission for the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland (RCAHMS), 5992 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG23282.


<2> Highland Regional Council, Planning Department, Highland Regional Council Sites and Monuments Record Cards, NC70SW0033 (Text/Index/Card Index). SHG24126.

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Map

Location

Grid reference NC 73 03 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet NC70SW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

Finds (1)

  • LAMP? (Unknown date)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Investigations/Events (0)

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