MHG8066 - Steatite Cup, Aultnamain


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Undated)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

Steatite cup ploughed up on farm of Altnamain, Edderton. Bowl measures 4" diameter and 1 7/8" deep externally. The flat rectangular handle is placed midway between lip and base. Purchased for the NMAS. Proc Soc Antiq Scot 1935

No further information was found regarding this cup. Enquiries at Aultnamain Inn and farm and Tain were unsuccessful.
Visited by OS (W D J) 14 May 1963.

Listed under Acc. No. AO 101 in the NMS catalogue. <1>

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Grid reference Centred NH 6659 8130 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH68SE
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish EDDERTON

Finds (1)

  • CUP (Undated)

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