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Objects and Artefacts

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ARROWHEAD from CARISHADER, LEWIS Find Type: ARROWHEAD Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33326
ARROWHEAD from CARISHADER, LEWIS Find Type: ARROWHEAD Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33368
ARROWHEAD from GUINNERSO Find Type: ARROWHEAD Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33354
AXE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC) from LOCH AIRIGH NA CEARDAICH, BALALLAN, LEWIS Find Type: AXE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC) (STONE) Full description: Five stone axes found as hoard, at least two of which were of local stone Current location: NMS Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western... 33328
AXE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC) from LOCH FEOIR, KERSHADER, LEWIS Find Type: AXE (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC) (STONE) Current location: NMS Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33327
AXE from CARISHADER, LEWIS Find Type: AXE Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33335
AXE from CARISHADER, LEWIS Find Type: AXE Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33347
Ashet Catalogue No. UIG_2004_0483 A large oval dish with a bird and flower design, geese flying with surrounding flowering branch, in the centre of dish, bamboo and various flowers and small birds on the edge of dish. BERBER... Yes 11956
Awl Catalogue No. UIG_2004_0021_033 Stabbing awl for sewing, wooden handle with iron feral missing. Used at Grasabhaig and Gleann Ruadh, Geshader by shoemaker Donald Macdonald. Donated by Angus Macdonald 13 Carishader,... Yes 11996
Awl Catalogue No. UIG_2004_0021_034 Stabbing awl - wooden handle, tear drop shape. User/Used at: Grasabhaig and Gleann Ruadh, Geshader by shoemaker Donald Macdonald. Donated by Angus Macdonald 13 Carishader, tools used by... Yes 11997
BALL (RITUAL) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC) from BALALLAN, LEWIS Find Type: BALL (RITUAL) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC) (STONE) Full description: Carved stone ball, six knobs, type 4b Current location: NMS Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites... 33361
BALL (RITUAL) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC) from GREAT BERNERA Find Type: BALL (RITUAL) (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC) (STONE) Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33359
BEAD (Viking - 790 AD to 1066 AD) from KNEEP, VALTOS, LEWIS Find Type: BEAD (Viking - 790 AD to 1066 AD) (AMBER) Current location: Museum nan Eilean, Stornoway Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33386
BEAKER from An Dunan, TRAIGH NAN SRUBAN Find Type: BEAKER Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33350
BOAT (Crofting - 1850 AD to 1950 AD) from Breaclete Find Type: BOAT (Crofting - 1850 AD to 1950 AD) (WOOD) Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33382
BOWL from CAVERSTA, LEWIS Find Type: BOWL Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33331
BROOCH (Viking - 790 AD to 1066 AD) from MANGERSTA, LEWIS Find Type: BROOCH (Viking - 790 AD to 1066 AD) (COPPER ALLOY) Current location: NMS (IL 749) Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33348
BROOCH from DUN BARRAGLOM, LEWIS Find Type: BROOCH Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33338
BROOCH from TRAIGH NA BERIE, LEWIS Find Type: BROOCH Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33333
BURNT FLINT from Mealista Find Type: BURNT FLINT (FLINT) Full description: 1 x burnt, retouched flint. Broken, but possibly a gun flint Current location: Museum nan Eilean, Stornoway Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles... 33379
Brass sovereign case Catalogue No. UIG_2004_0159 Brass sovereign case, pressed construction. Engraved on front face, originally silver plated, the plate inside has Queen Victoria's face impressed. Case has brass fob chain, terminated by a T... Yes 38023
British Service Medals Some of the honours awarded to Hebridean servicemen and women. Military General Service Medal 1793-1814 Awarded only in 1847-48 to surviving veterans of campaigns during the Napoleonic Wars, 1801-1814. See the detailed... 23258
Buoy A wooden eyelet with a sheep's stomach gathered round it with natural fibre rope (coir). Buoy is white in colour. "1GU" is burned into the wood with a branding iron, this represents 1 Geshader. User/Used at: 1 Geshader... Yes 11947
Buoy Cast aluminium buoy twin suspension lugs at the top. Cast in to the surface "PHILL.... DEEP SEA model guaranted product of England". User 9 Gravir. Length 22cm Diameter 18cm. Yes 16694
Buoys Catalogue No. UIG_2004_0109 Two hand-made fishing buoys, both with a wooden eyelet with animal skin gathered with natural fibre rope, similar to a small line. Both buoys are dark brown in colour. "4GU" is burned into... Yes 9064
Butter Churn Small stoneware butter churn. Yes 45947
Butter Churn with Plunger Catalogue No. UIG_2004_0043 Gaelic: Biota Bara Churn, grey with mid-brown on shoulder, stoneware, no markings. Pine wood lid into which the plunger fits. Lid circular with hole, consists of two round pieces of wood... Yes 13641
Butter Marker Wooden hand press for decorating pats of butter. 39774
Butter Marker Small wooden hand press with carved inlay used in the process of butter making to decorate the end product. Yes 45965
CINERARY URN (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC) from BHALTOS Find Type: CINERARY URN (Bronze Age - 2350 BC to 701 BC) Current location: Museum nan Eilean, Stornoway Acknowledgement: Information provided by Western Isles Council Sites & Monuments Record, January 2006. 33346

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