MHG60731 - Sword Pommel - Teangue, Skye


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Norse - 800 AD to 1300 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Information from the Treasure Trove database describes a Early Medieval copper alloy five lobed sword pommel discovered during metal detecting and submitted to TT in 2012 (TT 212/12). It was allocated to the Museum of the Isles. See attached TT report. <1> <2>

See attached photo. <3>

Four figure grid reference given is marginal. A full GR for the pommel is held by Treasure Trove. GW 23/07/20

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NG 6700 1000 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NG61SE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SLEAT

Finds (1)

  • SWORD (Norse - 800 AD to 1300 AD)

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