MHG61029 - Stone Axehead - Eigg


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A Neolithic axehead from Eigg was acquired by the NMS in 1950. Is is described in the catalogue as of balsaltic rock. Acc. No. AF 920. <1>

The precise findspot is unknown. Grid reference is four figure and indicative of Eigg area only. <2>

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Grid reference Centred NM 4700 8700 (10m by 10m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NM48NE
Geographical Area SKYE AND LOCHALSH
Civil Parish SMALL ISLES

Finds (1)

  • AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

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