MHG60185 - Annular Brooch and Pins - Torbreck


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Annular brooch of post-medieval type, this example is unusual in being cast rather than made of sheet metal and is decorated with a vegetal design on the front. Also included are two pins from brooches of the same type and date.
Claimed as Treasure Trove case TT.22/08 and allocated to Inverness Museum.
Information from TTU (SC) 04 March 2014. <1>

The brooch and pins were submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 22/08) and allocated to Inverness Museum. They are listed under Acc. No. 2009.005.001-003. See attached TT report for photo. <2> <3>

Four figure grid reference given is marginal. A more detailed GR for the brooch is held by Treasure Trove. GW 10/07/20

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 6499 4000 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH64SW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (2)

  • ANNULAR BROOCH (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BROOCH PIN (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)

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