Highland HER Monument MHG61271: MD assemblage - Skibo
|Site Name||MD assemblage - Skibo|
|Site Type(s)||FINDSPOT (Medieval to 19th Century - 1058 AD to 1900 AD)|
|Find Type(s)||HARNESS PENDANT Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD (FHG3909)|
SPINDLE WHORL (2) Medieval - 1058 AD to 1559 AD (FHG3910)
BROOCH Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD (FHG3911)
BROOCH PIN Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD (FHG4440)
STRAP FITTING Post Medieval - 1560 AD to 1900 AD (FHG3912)
JEWS HARP 17th Century to 18th Century - 1601 AD to 1800 AD (FHG3913)
|NGR||NH 7190 8860|
|Record created||15/11/2019 12:29:25|
|Last updated||09/07/2020 14:13:00|
Description and Sources
Metal detecting in the vicinity of Skibo has recovered an assemblage of 14 objects: 4 x annular brooch fragments; 17th C brooch pin; square heradic pendant w/blue enamel; quatrefoil belt mount; hasp; Jew's harp; 1 flat spindle whorl; 1 x biconical whorl buckle; cap; openwork fitting. This assemblage was submitted to Treasure Trove (TT 106/16) and allocated to Historylinks Museum, Dornoch. <1>
See attached TT Artefact report. <2>
Historylinks museum Acc. No. 2017_017. <3>
This claimed assemblage is pictured on the Dornoch Historylinks Image Library, No. 13419. See link below. <4>
<1> Treasure Trove, 2019, Highland Finds from Treasure Trove Annual Reports 2004-18, TT 106/16 (Dataset/Database File). SHG28208.
<2> Treasure Trove, 2019, Treasure Trove Artefact Reports for Highland Area 1994-2018, TT 106/16 (Text/Record Form). SHG28370.
<3> Archaeology for Communities in the Highlands (ARCH), 2019, Finds Collection at Historylinks Museum, No. 13419 (Text/Record Form/Project Recording Form). SHG28376.
<4> Dornoch Historylinks, Dornoch Historylinks Image Library, 2017_017 (Interactive Resource/Online Database). SHG25535.