MHG60661 - Penannular Brooch - Auldearn


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Pictish - 300 AD to 900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Information from the Treasure Trove database (TT 116/13) describes a chance find of a copper alloy Pictish type pennanular brooch with animal head terminals. It was allocated to Nairn Museum. <1> <>

See attached TT Artefact Report for further details. <2>

This brooch is on display in Nairn Museum. <3>

Four figure grid reference given is marginal. A full GR and precise placename for the brooch is held by Treasure Trove. GW 23/07/20

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 9200 5600 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH95NW
Civil Parish AULDEARN
Geographical Area NAIRN

Finds (1)

  • PENANNULAR BROOCH (Pictish - 300 AD to 900 AD)

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