MHG60714 - Gilded Strap Fitting - Rait Castle


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Gilded copper alloy strap fitting with intact rivets and leather fragment – probably the remains of a leather strap. The style and manufacture indicates a medieval date.
Claimed as Treasure Trove case TT 30/08 and allocated to Nairn Museum. <1> <2>

This strap fitting is on display at Nairn Museum (2019). <3>

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 8900 5300 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH85SE
Civil Parish AULDEARN
Geographical Area NAIRN

Finds (2)

  • STRAP FITTING (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)
  • STRAP (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

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