MHG12923 - Neolithic axehead - Maikel


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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-green stone with white crystals, from Maikel (NH 599 940) near Bonar Bridge is in Dunrobin Museum (Acc No X4).
Info from A S Henshall (Dunrobin Museum catalogue) 1966.

The axehead was catalogued during an inventory of Dunrobin Castle Museum's collection in 2019 by ARCH. Listed under Acc. No. X4. It is on display in case 31, shelf C. <2>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NH 5990 9400 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH59SE
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish CREICH

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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