MHG11766 - Steatite Lamp; Torboll


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A steatite lamp found at Torbol (NH 752 989) in 1835, is in Dunrobin Museum (Acc No. 1835.1)
Information from TS of Catalogue of Dunrobin Museum, by A S Henshall, 1966.

The lamp or bowl was catalogued during an inventory of Dunrobin Castle Museum's collection in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No.1835.1. It was on display in case 25 shelf D. See attached photo taken by Michael Sharpe. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 7520 9890 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH79NE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

Finds (1)

  • LAMP (Undated)

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