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Description

Figure of a female in oak, the oldest human figure from Scotland, from Ballachulish, 725 - 500 BC

Museum reference

X.KL 54

Collection

Archaeology

Object name

Carving / figure / female

Production information

Ballachulish, Nether Lochaber, Inverness-shire, Scotland, EUROPE

Date

Late Bronze Age, 725 - 500 BC

Materials

Oak, Quartzite

Physical description

Wood, oak, with quartzite pebbles for eyes

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