MHG60765 - Polished Stone Axeheads - Culloden


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Cutting end of polished axe of greenstone, fractured on the edge, from Culloden, Inverness-shire. It was acquired by the NMS in 1889 (AF 371). <1>

Another polished stone axehead from Culloden was donated to the Hunterian Museum in 1914. it is listed in their online catalogue under Acc. No. GLAHM:B.1914.156. See link below. <2>

Grid reference is indicative of Culloden area only, precise findspots unknown. GW 10/07/19

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Grid reference Centred NH 7211 4635 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH74NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (2)

  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)
  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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