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TITLE
Sandstone implement
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_2471_VOLXII_P271B
DISTRICT
Shetland
DATE OF IMAGE
1876
PERIOD
1870s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31642
KEYWORDS
tools
stones
implements
Sandstone implement

This simple sandstone implement was 11¾ inches (30cm) long, 3 inches (8cm) wide, and 2 inches (5cm) thick. The handle was about 3½ inches (10cm) long. Both ends and the sides are rounded.

This illustration was taken from 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. Vol XII, Part I' (1876-77)

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Sandstone implement

1870s

tools; stones; implements

Highland Libraries

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (illustrations)

This simple sandstone implement was 11¾ inches (30cm) long, 3 inches (8cm) wide, and 2 inches (5cm) thick. The handle was about 3½ inches (10cm) long. Both ends and the sides are rounded.<br /> <br /> This illustration was taken from 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. Vol XII, Part I' (1876-77)