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The Ballachulish Figure

01 June 2019

The Ballachulish Figure is an almost life-size humanoid wooden figure, found in 1880 during peat cutting in advance of building work at Ballachulish Moss, Lochaber.  It was discovered at the base...
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Communion Tokens

01 May 2019

On display in Dunrobin Castle Museum After the Reformation, members of a congregation had to have a token in order to receive communion. These were issued to members of the church by church eld...
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Germanic Coin found at Kilbeg, Skye

03 April 2019

This silver coin was found recently at Kilbeg on the Sleat peninsula of Skye. It is a silver denier of Heinrich II, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire, minted between 1002 and 1024, probably in Cologne....
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