MHG16090 - BA Copper Flat Axe, Rosemarkie
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Type and Period (1)
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
- None recorded
A copper Early Bronze Age flat axe was found by a metal-detectorist on a building site in Rosemarkie. It has been claimed as Treasure Trove and allocated to Inverness Museum (1994.001).
Daybook no: DB 1993/6.2
This axehead was catalogued and photographed as part of the North Kessock&District Local History Society and Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH) collaborative 'Feats of Clay' Project, which was focused on Bronze Age metalworking around the Moray Firth. It was assigned an Early Bronze Age date. <1>
|Grid reference||Centred NH 7370 5739 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
- AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
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External Links (2)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/85383 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
- https://www.scran.ac.uk/database/record.php?usi=000-000-597-593-C& (Link to online SCRAN record)
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