MHG60695 - Finger Ring and Buckle - Kirkhill


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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 a post-medieval gold posy ring discovered during metal detecting and submitted to TT in 2015 (TT 160/15). It had the internal inscription 'Grace mee, with acceptance'. Also found was a copper alloy partial trapezoidal buckle moulded decoration with gild surviving. The ring was allocated to Inverness Museum and Art Gallery. <1>

See attached TT artefact report. <2>

The posy ring is listed under Acc. No. 2016.005 in the IMAG catalogue. <3> <4>

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

Sources/Archives (4)



Grid reference Centred NH 5500 4400 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH54SE
Civil Parish KIRKHILL
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (2)

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

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