MHG61410 - Gold Fillet - Kinbeachie Castle


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A small fragment of punched sheet gold was found by metal detecting near Kinbeachie Castle. It would have been part of a medieval hair fillet, and similar to an example from Iona. It was submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 80/06) and allocated to Inverness Museum. It is listed under Acc. No. 2007.017 in the IMAG catalogue. See attached TT artefact report. <1> <2>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6300 6200 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH66SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish RESOLIS

Finds (1)

  • CIRCLET (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

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