MHG48673 - Pennular Brooch Pin - Conon Bridge


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Type and Period (1)

  • FINDSPOT (Early Medieval - 561 AD to 1057 AD)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

NH 54 55 Early Historic penannular brooch pin found during metal detecting on a farm in Conon Bridge. The surviving pin has a rounded curved head, and the pin is broken at the tip. The shape of the pin head is similar to other Scottish examples. Declared Treasure Trove (TT 45/03) and allocated to Inverness Museum.
A Heald 2004 <1> <2>

See attached TT summary sheet. <3>

Listed under Acc. No. 2004.016 in the IMAG catalogue. <4>

Four figure gird reference given is marginal. A precise placename for the brooch pin is held by Treasure Trove. 18/07/20

Sources/Archives (4)



Grid reference NH 53 54 (point)
Map sheet NH55SW
Geographical Area ROSS AND CROMARTY

Finds (1)

  • BROOCH PIN (Early Medieval - 561 AD to 1057 AD)

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