Maxton

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Site Type STRAP END (COPPER)
Canmore ID 110540
Site Number NT63SW 65
NGR NT 6113 3030
Council SCOTTISH BORDERS, THE
Parish MAXTON
Former Region BORDERS
Former District ETTRICK AND LAUDERDALE
Former County ROXBURGHSHIRE
Datum OSGB36 - NGR

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Archaeological Notes

NT63SW 65 6113 3030

NT 6113 3030. A small copper-alloy zoomorphic strap- or tag-end was found by a metal detectorist near Maxton. It is Anglo-Saxon, of 9th-century date. It was declared Treasure Trove (TT 13/96) and allocated to Scottish Borders Museums Service.
National Museum of Scotland 1996.

 
Books and References

NMS (1996x) 'Maxton (Maxton parish), various finds', Discovery Excav Scot
Page(s): 89

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