MHG3834 - BA spearhead - Inverness


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A bronze socketed spearhead (Coles' Class D) from Inverness (city centred NH 6645) is in RMS (NMAS) (DG 91).
J M Coles 1963 and 1960.

This spearhead was catalogued and photographed as part of the North Kessock & District Local History Society and Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH) collaborative 'Feats of Clay' Project, which was focused on Bronze Age metalworking around the Moray Firth. The find circumstances are not known and the spearhead was donated in 1928. It was assigned a Middle Bronze Age date. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6600 4499 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH64SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (1)

  • SPEARHEAD (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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