MHG10861 - Dunrobin, flint axe


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A polished flint axe found at Dunrobin is on display in Dunrobin Museum. (Accession no 1869.2)
Visited by OS (N K B) 15 June 1976; Information from Exhibition card, Dunrobin Museum.

The axe is 8.5ins long by 2.5ins maximum width.
(Undated) information from TS of Catalogue of Dunrobin Museum, by A S Henshall.

The axehead was catalogued during an inventory of Dunrobin Castle Museum's collection in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No. 1869.2. It is on display in case 29, shelf C. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 8500 0000 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC80SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish GOLSPIE

Finds (1)

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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