MHG3446 - Gaming Piece - Urquhart Castle
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Type and Period (1)
- FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)
- None recorded
Part of a small bone die found recently on the shores of Loch Ness by Urquhart Castle. Inverness Museum. INVMG 1983.110.
G Harden 1985.
This playing piece is very worn and has been dated to the 12th century. <1>
- --- Text/Publication/Article: Ross, A. 1985. 'Urquhart Castle (Urquhart and Glenmoriston p) bone die', Discovery and Excavation in Scotland 1985, p.25. Discovery and Excavation in Scotland. 25. 25.
- --- Collection/Catalogue: Inverness Museum & Art Gallery. Inverness Museum & Art Gallery Accession registers. 1983.110.
- <1> Text/Publication: Glenn, V.. 2003. Romanesque and Gothic Decorative Metalwork and Ivory Carvings in the Museum of Scotland. National Museum of Scotland. pp. 183.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 5309 2859 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Civil Parish||URQUHART AND GLENMORISTON|
- GAMING PIECE (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/12552 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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