MHG60676 - Finger Ring - Cadboll


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Type and Period (1)

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

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Information from the Treasure Trove database (TT 75/13) describes a post-medieval silver finger ring discovered during metal detecting and submitted to TT in 2013. It had two hexagonal bezels each incised with a letter. Hachure decoration incised on shoulders. Recent damage on hoop, possibly due to scraping to test metal type. See attached TT artefact report for further details. <1> <2>

Allocated to Inverness Museum and Art Gallery and listed under Acc. No. 2014.043. <3> <4>

Four figure grid reference given is marginal. A full GR and precise placename for the ring is held by Treasure Trove. GW 10/07/20

Sources/Archives (4)



Grid reference Centred NH 8900 7900 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH87NE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish FEARN

Finds (1)

  • FINGER RING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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