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Treasure Trove objects from Dornoch N of Burghfield -  Brooch pin
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Treasure Trove objects from Dornoch N of Burghfield - Brooch pin

Treasure Trove objects from Dornoch, north of Burghfield found by metal detection and acquired by the Inverness Museum & Art Gallery. A copper alloy pin from an annular brooch. The pin is undecorated and has a simple turnover of metal to fasten it to the brooch. It has been made by hammering a blank of metal and the rear of the tip shows a groove where the metal has been compressed and turned over. Length 57.5mm. © Inverness Museum Inverness Museum Catalogue 2006.005.002
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