MHG60630 - Swivel Fitting - Fasnakyle


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

One part of a two-piece post-medieval copper alloy swivel fitting, probably from a leash or harness.
Claimed as Treasure Trove (TT 009/18) and allocated to Inverness Museum and Art Gallery. <1>

Information from the Treasure Trove database describes a swivel fitting, probably part of a hunting dog lead - allows lead to swivel. Made of copper alloy(?) - identification based on green discolouration. Outer diameter is 23mm, inner diameter 17mm. <2>

Four figure grid reference given is marginal. A full GR for the fitting is held by Treasure Trove. GW 17/07/20

Sources/Archives (2)



Grid reference Centred NH 3200 2900 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH32NW
Civil Parish KILMORACK
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (1)

  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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