MHG36677 - Brooch Pin and Coins - Castle Roy

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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NJ 007 219 A 17th-century Highland brooch pin bearing incised decoration along the edge was found while metal-detecting.
P Weeks and P Sinclair 2000.

Now in Inverness Museum and Art Gallery INVMG 2001.015. <1>

The brooch pin was submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 143/99) and alloacted to Inverness Museum (Acc. No. 2001.015). See attached TT summary sheet. <2> <3>

Inverness Museum archive file contains a IMAG TT submission form for the brooch pin and also a silver coin. The coin was possibly an Edward I penny, Bury St. Edmunds mint. It was inscribed Vill Sci Edmundi. Both objects were both found at Castle Roy via metal detecting. <4>

A medieval silver English coin from Castle Roy was submitted to Treasure Trove but disclaimed (TTNC 2013/124). England, John short cross penny, class 5(b)I, 1204/5-09, mint: London / Moneyer: Ilger reverse: +ILGER.ON.LVND. A more precise grid reference for the findspot is held by Treasure Trove. <2>

Sources/Archives (4)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NJ 0070 2189 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NJ02SW
Civil Parish ABERNETHY AND KINCARDINE
Geographical Area BADENOCH AND STRATHSPEY

Finds (2)

  • BROOCH PIN (17th Century - 1601 AD to 1700 AD)
  • COIN (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

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