MHG29493 - Cromarty, metal finds


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Objects found whilst metal detecting in the Cromarty area. 14 assorted metal objects.
1) Strap end, copper alloy with iron concretions
2) Pendant (heraldic) 44mm long, copper alloy. Shield with blue enamelled edge and central red enamelled cross.
3) Lead alloy, motif.
4)mLuckenbooth brooch, copper alloy, 45mm long by 27mm at widest point. Pin still attached.
5) William 1st short cross and stars penny, cut in half.
6) Copper alloy, double framed, sub-rectangular buckle, complete with pin.
7) Copper brooch, pin missing.
8) Double framed buckle, pin intact.
9) Copper alloy buckle with alongated frame.
10) Silver walking stick tip?.
11) Riveted bronze sheet.
12) Copper alloy machine made mount.
13) Riveted bronze sheet.
14) Copper alloy sheet with central stamped-out-fleur-de-lys motif.
See assoc. docs. File.

J Aitken : 25/01/01.

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Grid reference Centred NH 7700 6499 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH76SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish CROMARTY

Finds (9)

  • STRAP END (Undated)
  • BUCKLE (Undated)
  • PENDANT (Undated)
  • TRIAL PIECE (Undated)
  • MOUNT (Undated)
  • COIN (Undated)
  • BROOCH (Undated)

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