MHG60722 - Gold Ring - Freswick


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Information from the Treasure Trove database describes a Bronze Age pennanular copper alloy ring with gold sheeting mounded around it, discovered during metal detecting and submitted to TT in 2018 (TT 67/18). Visible lines along the inner bend of the ring, possibly from incision. 16.6grams, 27.01mm.It was allocated to Dunbeath Heritage Museum. See attached TT report for further details and photo. <1> <2> <3>

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

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred ND 3700 6700 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND36NE
Civil Parish CANISBAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Finds (1)

  • RING (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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