MHG29494 - Buckle and Button - Balloch


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A iron belt buckle, handmade with most of the pin attached., 100mm long, 53mm wide and 6mm thick.
IMAG No: 1534.
See assoc. docs. File.
J Aitken : 25/01/01.

A button or dress weight was discovered during metal deteacting at Balloch. It was sumbitted to Treasure Trove and was described as having a central circular indentation within which were two drilled holes. It was damaged, with a series of linear incisions along part of the outer edge. The object was disclaimed (TTNC 2019/039). <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 7300 4699 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH74NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (2)

  • BUCKLE (Undated)
  • BUTTON (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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