MHG61042 - Button Mould - Newton, Stemster


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Stone mould for buttons and brooches, imperfect, from Newton, Stemster. Acquired by the NMS and listed under Acc. No. BG 242 in the NMS catalogue. A stone disc, not quite circular and ornamented on one face was also acquired by the NMS from Newton, Stemster. Listed under BG 245 in the NMS catalogue. The mould and the disc were gifted together but it is unknown if these two find were associated with each other. <1>

The precise findspots are unknown. GIS spatial data based on description listed into the NMS catalogue: 'Newton Stemster, Bower, Caithness'. GW 09/09/19

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred ND 1826 6138 (20m by 20m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND16SE
Civil Parish THURSO
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

Finds (2)

  • MOULD (Undated)
  • DISC (Undated)

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