MHG8120 - Carved Stone Balls, Novar House


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 1501 BC?)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

80 knobbed ball is shown on BM "Compass" webpage - HAW 11/2003

NH66NW 20 614 679.
A stone ball, carved with six prominent knobs, found near Novar House (NH 614 679) is in the British Museum (Acc No:
A second carved stone ball, with 80 knobs, 'from Novar' is also in the British Museum (Acc No:
D N Marshall 1979.

Sources/Archives (1)



Grid reference Centred NH 6140 6789 (4m by 4m) (Buffered by site type)
Map sheet NH66NW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY
Civil Parish ALNESS

Finds (1)

  • BALL (RITUAL) (Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 1501 BC?)

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