MHG2799 - Barbed and Tanged Arrowhead - Raigmore


Findspot of a barbed and tanged arrowhead.

Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A barbed and tanged arrowhead of brown flint, found at Raigmore (name: NH 809 271) in 1886, which was formerly in the collection of John Evans, is now in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (1927.6044.1).
Information from Oxford Museum Accessions Register.

Flint barbed and tanged arrowhead with one barb incomplete. Height 5.2cm; width 3 cm.
Description from Alison Roberts of Ashmolean Museum: <1>

NGR moved to general area of Raigmore IS-L 23/01/2014.

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Grid reference Centred NH 8093 2721 (4m by 4m) (2 map features)
Map sheet NH82NW
Geographical Area INVERNESS

Finds (1)

  • BARBED AND TANGED ARROWHEAD (Bronze Age - 2400 BC to 551 BC)

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