MHG8066 - Steatite Cup, Aultnamain
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Type and Period (1)
- FINDSPOT (Undated)
- None recorded
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>
- --- Text/Publication/Article: PSAS. 1935. 'Donations to and purchases for the Museum and Library and exhibits', Proc Soc Antiq Scot Vol. 69 1934-5, p.9-26,118-21,246-50,322-4,397-401,435-43. Proc Soc Antiq Scot. 9-26,118-21,246-50,322-4,. 439.
- <1> Dataset/Database File: National Museums Scotland. 2019. Highland Finds from the NMS Catalogue. National Museums Scotland. Digital. AO 101.
|Grid reference||Centred NH 6659 8130 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)|
|Geographical Area||ROSS AND CROMARTY|
- CUP (Undated)
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External Links (1)
- https://canmore.org.uk/site/13888 (View RCAHMS Canmore entry for this site)
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