MHG11820 - BA Flat Axe, Skibo


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

See also NH69SW 22.

An early Bronze Age flat-axe (Type Bb) from Skibo (NH 73 89) is in the NMAS (Acc. No. DA 117).
J M Coles 1971.

(Unclassified flat axe). Single find. Flat axe, badly corroded, brown; length 110mm, butt 24mm, cutting edge 57mm, weight 205 gms. NMAS DA 117.
P K Schmidt and C B Burgess 1981.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7300 8899 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH78NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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