MHG59117 - Flanged Axehead - Bog of Cullicudden


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Type and Period (1)

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

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  • None recorded

Full Description

A flanged axehead on display at Inverness Museum was 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. It is described as from the Bog Cullicudden, measured 110mm in length and was missing one of its two flanges. It was assigned an Middle Bronze Age date. <1>

This axehead is listed under Acc. No. 1972.062 in the Inverness Museum catalogue. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6600 6400 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH66SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish RESOLIS

Finds (1)

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

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