MHG29443 - Medieval Coin Hoard - Culdoich


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A hoard of 16 hammered silver coins and fragments of lead. All coins from Heavy Coinage of Robert III (issued c. 1390-1403). All of them have evidence of wear on raised surfaces.
They were found with metal detectors in unploughed field. Hoard removed with spades. Majority of coins found in tight group.
Found 25/08/96.
See assoc. docs. File.
J Aitken : 22/01/01.

Allocated by Treasure Trove (TT 62/96) to Inverness Museum and Art Gallery. <1>

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NH 7494 4341 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH74SW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (2)

  • COIN HOARD (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)
  • UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

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