MHG60733 - MD Finds - Knocknagael


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Several finds have been submitted to Treasure Trove from Knocknagael which have been disclaimed:

TTNC 2013/027: 18 post-medieval objects including a tin whistle, 3 pistol bals, a trade token, a cup weight, buckles, lead fragments and a spindle whorl.
TTNC 2013/181: An Edward I silver hammered penny, a lead finial and copper alloy coil.
TTNC 2013/263: A modern Indian coin and balance arm.
TTNC 2018/139: A copper alloy nested weight set lid, a copper alloy cup weight and a lead spindle whorl with pellet and radiate line decoration on both sides.

An assemblage of Modern 8 military objects were also submitted. These comprised a broken Land pattern musket or carbine trigger guard and 7 military buttons (1 Royal Marine, 2 Board of Ordnance/Royal Artillery, 1 100th Regiment Northern Fencibles and 2 volunteer buttons). Unknown whether they are claimed or unclaimed yet. <1>

A jaw harp was also submitted to Treasure Trove and disclaimed. It was aquired by Inverness Mueseum and is listed under Acc. No. 2013.025. A conservation report in their archive files describes as made of copper alloy measuring 53mm by 22mm. Its original surface was straited. <2>

Grid reference is marginal only. More detailed Grid Reference are held by Treasure Trove. GW 28/02/20

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Grid reference Centred NH 6600 4100 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH64SE
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (5)

  • COIN (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)
  • JEWS HARP (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)
  • WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • BUTTON (Modern - 1901 AD to 2100 AD)

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