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East Pitdoulzie

Dagger (Copper)

Site Name East Pitdoulzie

Classification Dagger (Copper)

Alternative Name(s) East Pitdoulsie

Canmore ID 19210

Site Number NJ74SW 23

NGR NJ 738 448

NGR Description NJ c. 738 448

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Aberdeenshire
  • Parish Auchterless
  • Former Region Grampian
  • Former District Banff And Buchan
  • Former County Aberdeenshire

Archaeology Notes

NJ74SW 23 c. 738 448.

An Early Bronze Age tanged dagger from East Pitdoulsie, (NJ 738 448), is in the Art Gallery and Industrial Museum, Aberdeen. (Accession No 37.43.2).

J M Coles 1971.

East Pitdoulsie; find-circumstances unknown. Tanged copper dagger; tang has hammered flangs; edge of blade lined by double shallow grooves; flat-curved hilt-mark; L. 22.7cm, W. 5.5cm. Mus. Aberdeen (37.43.2); cast Mus. Edinburgh (DJ 42).

P K Schmidt and C B Burgess 1981.


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