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Findspot, Strap End (Copper)

Site Name Maxton

Classification Findspot, Strap End (Copper)

Canmore ID 110540

Site Number NT63SW 65

NGR NT 6113 3030

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Scottish Borders, The
  • Parish Maxton
  • Former Region Borders
  • Former District Ettrick And Lauderdale
  • Former County Roxburghshire

Archaeology Notes

NT63SW 65 6113 3030

NT 6113 3030. A small copper-alloy zoomorphic strap- or tag-end was found by a metal detectorist near Maxton. It is Anglo-Saxon, of 9th-century date. It was declared Treasure Trove (TT 13/96) and allocated to Scottish Borders Museums Service.

National Museum of Scotland 1996.


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