MHG61656 - Annular Brooch - Tore

Summary

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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A medieval annular brooch was discovered metal detecting and submitted to Treasure Troove (TT 31/04). It is decorated with engraved or incised with geometric and symmetrical decoration. It has a more unusual pin rebate which is double thickness. The pin is missing but the brooch is othwise complete. It was allocated to Inverness Museum. See attached TT report for further details and photo. <1> <2>

Grid reference given is marginal. A more detailed placename for the brooch is held by Treasure Trove. GW 13/03/20

Sources/Archives (2)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 6100 5100 (60m by 60m)
Map sheet NH65SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish KILLEARNAN

Finds (1)

  • ANNULAR BROOCH (Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD)

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