MHG61449 - Bronze Ingot - Balloan
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Type and Period (1)
- FINDSPOT (Iron Age - 550 BC? to 560 AD?)
- None recorded
A small bronze ingot was discovered metal detecting and submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 22/12). It is of unusual form, with a inverted bathtub-profile and measuring 53m in length and 12mm in thickness. Ingots of this type are commonly Bronze or Iron Age but the inclusion of zinc in the bronze would indicated a Roman or later date. It was allocated to Groam House Museum. See attached TT report for futher details and photo. <1> <2>
|Grid reference||Centred NH 5840 5890 (60m by 60m)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
|Civil Parish||URQUHART AND LOGIE WESTER|
- INGOT (Iron Age - 550 BC? to 560 AD?)
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