MHG48610 - IA Fastener and Glass Bead - Dores
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Type and Period (1)
- FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)
- None recorded
NMRS Report: (14/09/2005)
NH53NE 37 59 35
Iron Age fastener and blue glass bead found during metal detecting near Dores. A variety of fasteners were used in the Iron Age and this one, roughly rectangular in shape, is slightly unusual. Analysis of the bead suggests that is it made of leaded glass, and the colour is due to small amounts of copper in the composition. Declared Treasure Trove (TT 26/03) and allocated to Inverness Museum.
A Heald 2004
|Grid reference||NH 59 34 (point)|
- BEAD (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)
- FASTENING (Iron Age - 550 BC to 560 AD)
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/273621 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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