MHG60687 - Bullet Mould - Tomatin


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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 describes 6 pieces of a post-medieval copper alloy bullet gang mould discovered during metal detecting and submitted to TT in 2018 (TT 88/18). Moulds are slightly irregular in shape, and appear to have been carved out. Circular sprue. Calibre range 18.2mm; 17.3mm; 15.4mm; 15mm; 14.8mm; 10mm. The 4th mould is slightly offset. Possibly allocated to Inverness Museum but this need confirming <1>

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

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NH 7800 3200 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH73SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (1)

  • BULLET MOULD (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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