MHG61529 - MD Finds - Whitebridge
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Type and Period (1)
- FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)
- None recorded
A medieval copper alloy annular brooch was submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 219/16) and allocated to Inverness Museum. It bore a cast geometric design on one side. It was made of sheet metal and had no pin.
Also submitted to Tresure Trove from the same findspot were several post-medieval finds. 3 of these were claimed (TT 220/16) and allocated to Inverness Museum. These comprised a thumb piece from a Land Pattern musket, which was stamped with letting in two rows (NO64/ID), a partial iron screw fitting and a lead projectile with multiple indents, possibly from teeth marks.
6 other post-medieval objects were disclaimed (TTNC 2017/007). These comprised: a nested weight-set lid with a shaped handle, fleur de Lis mark and unidentified maker mark, a plain whorl or weight, 2 copper alloy turners, a 17th century trapezoidal frame buckle and a square framed buckle. <1>
The annular brooch is listed under Acc. No. 2018.014 in the Inverness Museum catalogue. <2>
Four figure grid reference given is marginal. A full grid reference for the objects is held by Treasure Trove. GW 03/07/20
- <1> SHG28208 Dataset/Database File: Treasure Trove. 2019. Highland Finds from Treasure Trove Annual Reports 2004-18. Treasure Trove. Digital. TT 219/16, TT 220/16, TTNC 2017/007. XY
- <2> SHG25836 Collection/Catalogue: Inverness Museum & Art Gallery. Inverness Museum & Art Gallery Accession registers. 2018.014.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 4900 1500 (20m by 20m)|
|Civil Parish||BOLESKINE AND ABERTARFF|
- ANNULAR BROOCH (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)
- WEIGHT (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- SPINDLE WHORL (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- COIN (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- BUCKLE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- MUSKET (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- PROJECTILE (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
- SCREW (Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD)
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