MHG61447 - Ingot - Ardersier


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Late Iron Age to Pictish - 2 AD to 900 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A copper alloy ingot was found by metal detecting from Ardersier. It was submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 106/03) and allocated to Inverness Museum. It is plano convex in shape and typologically similar to ingot moulds known from late Iron Age and Early Medieval sites. It is listed under Acc. No. 2004.038. <1> <2> <3>

The findspot is given as Ardersier, which could refer to the village or the parish. The exact findspot is unknown and a marginal reference only has been attached to this record. GW 22/01/20

Sources/Archives (3)



Grid reference Centred NH 7900 5500 (60m by 60m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH75NE
Civil Parish ARDERSIER
Geographical Area NAIRN

Finds (1)

  • INGOT (Late Iron Age to Pictish - 2 AD to 900 AD)

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