MHG11503 - Dunrobin Castle, bronze brooch


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A flat round bronze brooch, 1.2 ins in diameter, with incised decorations, was found near the laundry (NC 8512 0102), Dunrobin by Mr Baxter and is in Dunrobin Museum probably received in 1879. (Acc No 1879.3).
Information from TS of Catalogue of Dunrobin Museum, by A S Henshall.

A photograph of the brooch was forwarded to the HER by a participant in a Community Timeline course, run by ARCH. <1>

The brooch was catalogued during an inventory of Dunrobin Castle Museum's collection in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No. 1879.3. It was on display in case 22, shelf C with pin X118 (see MHG9780). <2>

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NC 8512 0102 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NC80SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish GOLSPIE

Finds (1)

  • BROOCH (Undated)

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