MHG20129 - BA Flat Axe, Inverness-Shire
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Type and Period (1)
- FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
- None recorded
(Biggar variant of Migdale type). Inverness-shire (?). Flat axe, slightly pitted and corroded, black. Length 124mm, butt 28mm, cutting edge 64mm, weight 300 gms. Inverness Mus. (00.79). Unidentified in Coles (1969).
P K Schmidt and C B Burgess 1981.
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 5500 3000 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)|
- AXEHEAD (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)
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- https://canmore.org.uk/site/96887 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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