MHG5306 - Steatite Cup, Broadford


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Early Iron Age to Norse - 550 BC? to 1300 AD?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Steatite cup, shallow and saucer-like, measuring 4 3/8 ins by 3 7/8 ins and less than an inch in depth, found in making a road near Broadford, Skye.
Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1908.

Acquired by the NMS 1908. Listed under Acc. No. AQ 81 in the NMS catalogue. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NG 6399 2299 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG62SW
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish STRATH

Finds (1)

  • CUP (Early Iron Age to Norse - 550 BC? to 1300 AD?)

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