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Treasure Trove objects from Dornoch N of Burghfield -  Key
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Treasure Trove objects from Dornoch N of Burghfield - Key

Treasure Trove objects from Dornoch, north of Burghfield found by metal detection and acquired by the Inverness Museum & Art Gallery. A cast copper alloy key of medieval date. The key has a solid shank with a flattened oval profile with a thick collar below the bow. The wards of the key are fairly basic and are largely as cast although the inside of the clefts shows marks of filing and adjustment. Length 42.5mm. © Inverness Museum Inverness Museum Catalogue 2006.005.009
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