MHG12233 - Barbed and Tanged Arrowhead, Loch A Ghlinnein


Barbed and tanged arrowhead

Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A barged and tanged arrowhead of buff flint, 1.2 ins long by 0.65 ins broad, from Assynt (NC 1723) was donated to Dunrobin Museum by Rev. C. Robertson, probably in 1893. (Acc. No. 1893.1.)
Information from A S Henshall (Dunrobin Museum 1966)

Confirmed to be in Dunrobin Castle Museum during an inventory of the Museum's colletion in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No. 1893.1. It was on display in case 28, shelf C. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 1700 2300 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC12SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ASSYNT

Finds (1)

  • BARBED AND TANGED ARROWHEAD (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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