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Bead

Description

Yellow glass bead with three segments, from a Viking grave group from Kneep Head, Valtos, Uig, Isle of Lewis, 900 - 1000

Museum reference

X.IL 801

Collection

Archaeology

Object name

Bead

Date

10th century

Style / Culture

Viking

Materials

Glass

Physical description

Glass, yellow; three segments

Collection place(s)

Valtos, Uig, Lewis, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland, EUROPE

Associations

Collector: Mr and Mrs Maclean

References

Welander, R.D.E., Batey C. and Cowie, T.G. 1987

On display

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