MHG12585 - Steatite Cup, Syre


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A steatite cup or lamp, globular, 5.1 ins in diameter by 3.4 ins, from Syre (NC 692 440), Strathnaver, is in Dunrobin Museum, probably received in 1880. (Acc. No. 1880.6).
Information from TS catalogue of Dunrobin Museum by A S Henshall, 1966.

The cup or lamp was catalogued during an inventory of Dunrobin Castle Museum's collection in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No.1880.6. It was on display in case 25 shelf E.<1>

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Grid reference Centred NC 6920 4400 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC64SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish FARR

Finds (1)

  • LAMP (Undated)

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