MHG61271 - MD assemblage - Skibo

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

Metal detecting in the vicinity of Skibo has recovered an assemblage of 14 objects: 4 x annular brooch fragments; 17th C brooch pin; square heradic pendant w/blue enamel; quatrefoil belt mount; hasp; Jew's harp; 1 flat spindle whorl; 1 x biconical whorl buckle; cap; openwork fitting. This assemblage was submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 106/16) and allocated to Historylinks Museum, Dornoch. <1>

See attached TT Artefact report. <2>

Historylinks museum Acc. No. 2017_017. <3>

This claimed assemblage is pictured on the Dornoch Historylinks Image Library, No. 13419. See link below. <4>

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Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7190 8860 (60m by 60m)
Map sheet NH78NW
Geographical Area SUTHERLAND
Civil Parish DORNOCH

Finds (6)

  • HARNESS PENDANT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)
  • SPINDLE WHORL (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)
  • BROOCH (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • STRAP FITTING (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
  • JEWS HARP (17th Century to 18th Century - 1601 AD to 1800 AD)
  • BROOCH PIN (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)

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