MHG53302 - Trumpet Brooch - Torbreck

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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Roman - 79 AD to 409 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH 65 40 An enamelled Romano-British trumpet brooch found during metal detecting. It adds to an emerging concentration of Iron Age and Romano-British finds in the area at the head of Loch Ness, suggesting a local power centre in this area. <1>

The brooch was submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 63/07) and allocated to Inverness Museum. It is listed under Acc. No. 2008.023. See attached TT report for further details and photo. <2> <3>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 65 40 (20m by 20m) (Approximate)
Map sheet NH64SE
Civil Parish INVERNESS AND BONA
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (1)

  • TRUMPET BROOCH (Roman - 79 AD to 409 AD)

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