MHG60659 - Finger Ring - Arisaig

Summary

No summary available.

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Information from the Treasure Trove database (TT 132/13) describes a medieval silver finger ring, found metal detecting and submitted in 2013. It is described as: 'Fede ring w/clasped hands bezel, thick and broad hoop. Worn lombardic inscription likely to be Iheusus Nazeranus Rex Judorem. Surface very worn and smooth. It was allocated to Inverness Museum and Art Gallery. A large coin with rough edges and poor surface wear was also found but was disclaimed (TTNC 2015.178). <1>

See attached TT artefact report for further details about the finger ring. <2>

Four figure GR given is marginal. A full GR for the object is held by Treasure Trove. GW 09/07/20

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NM 6900 8500 (20m by 20m)
Map sheet NM68NE
Civil Parish ARISAIG AND MOIDART
Geographical Area LOCHABER

Finds (1)

  • FINGER RING (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

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Related Investigations/Events (0)

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