MHG28390 - Amber Bead - Keiss Moor
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Type and Period (1)
- FINDSPOT (Early Iron Age - 550 BC to 1 AD)
- None recorded
An amber bead, possibly associated with a bone pin with a square ornamented head, a rudely-shaped whorl of steatite, a cylindrical bead of black glass and a ring of jet, from a mound on Keiss Moor, is in the NMAS (Acc.no. FL13).
The bead is a medium-sized, flat, thin disk with rounded edges, circular in cross-section and rounded rectangular in longitudinal section. It measures 17mm in diameter and 8mm in thickness.
C Beck and S Shennan 1991
|Grid reference||Centred ND 3399 6100 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)|
- BEAD (Early Iron Age - 550 BC to 1 AD)
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/126356 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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