MHG12174 - Neo Axe, Colaboll


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

An axe of grey-brown, fine-grained stone, 6.7 ins long by 2.4 ins in maximum width, from Collaboll (NC 561 104), near Lairg, is in Dunrobin Museum, possibly received in 1874. (Acc. No. 1874.2).
Information from TS Catalogue of Dunrobin Museum by A S Henshall, 1966

The axehead was catalogued during an inventory of Dunrobin Castle Museum's collection in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No. 1874.2. It is on display in case 31, shelf C. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 5610 1040 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC51SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish LAIRG

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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