MHG12744 - Stick Pin, Rossal

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Early Medieval - 561 AD to 1057 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A crescent-headed, bronze stick-pin, possibly 5th to 8th century AD in date, from Rossal (NC 68 03), Sutherland, is in the NMAS (Acc. No. FC 255). The shank is decorated.
L Laing 1973.


Laing, L R, 1973, 'People and pins in Dark Age Scotland' in Trans Dumfriesshire Galloway Natur Hist Antiq Soc Vol. 50 (1973), pp 53-71, 70, No. 36 (Text/Publication/Article). SHG1344.

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NC 6800 0299 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NC60SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish ROGART

Finds (1)

  • PIN (Undated)

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