NMS Archaeology Object 131724: X.EQ 274 - Brooch, ring


Description

Summary


Iron ring brooch with faint textile remains, from a cist with two crouched inhumations at Leath Hill, Moredun


Accession Number


X.EQ 274


Other references

Not recorded1904 p. 230

Original description

COLLECTIONS FROM SEPULCHRAL DEPOSITS: Ring-brooch of iron, from the Leath Hill, Moredun, nr. Gilmerton. A.S. notes, 10.12.87, From a cist containing a double burial. Anon notes, 39/2 skeleton.

Associated person/people (e.g. excavator/former collection)

None

Discovery / field collection

Date of discovery

Not recorded

Method (e.g. excavation)

Not recorded

Place (i.e. location of discovery)

Leath Hill, Moredun, Gilmerton, Midlothian, Scotland, Northern Europe

Grid reference

Not recorded

Acquisition

Acquisition date

1904

Acquisition source (i.e. name of donor)

J. Welsh

Acquisition source role (e.g. donor)

Donor

Image

Image of Iron ring brooch with faint textile remains, from a cist with two crouched inhumations at Leath Hill, Moredun © National Museums Scotland
Image of Iron ring brooch with faint textile remains, from a cist with two crouched inhumations at Leath Hill, Moredun © National Museums Scotland

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