MHG60699 - Reshaped Musket Ball - Evanton


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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 lead musket ball, discovered during metal detecting and submitted to TT in 2015 (TT 2015/231). It had been reshaped into a cubic object with 8 flattened sides. Possible dice or gaming piece. 31g. It was disclaimed. <1>

Four figure grid reference given is marginal. A full grid reference and precise placename is held by Treasure Trove. GW 03/07/20

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Grid reference Centred NH 5900 6400 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH56SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILTEARN

Finds (3)

  • MUSKET BALL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GAMING PIECE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • GAMING PIECE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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