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Findspot, Brooch (Copper)(Medieval), Weight (Copper Alloy)(Medieval)

Site Name Dornoch

Classification Findspot, Brooch (Copper)(Medieval), Weight (Copper Alloy)(Medieval)

Canmore ID 339572

Site Number NH79SE 72

NGR NH 79 90

Datum OSGB36 - NGR


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Administrative Areas

  • Council Highland
  • Parish Dornoch
  • Former Region Highland
  • Former District Sutherland
  • Former County Sutherland

Summary Record (19 March 2014)

Two metal detector finds

1. A substantial cast copper alloy weight of the steelyard type and of medieval form. Stamped with the authentication marks for London which is flnaked either side by three dots, presumably reflecting a unit weight.

2. A copper alloy annular brooch of medieval date, decorated with engraving on the front face.

Claimed as Treasure Trove case TT.205/09 and allocated to Historylinks Museum, Dornoch.

Information from TTU (SC) 19 March 2014.


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