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TITLE
Broken sandstone implements
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_2471_VOLXII_P272A
DISTRICT
Shetland
DATE OF IMAGE
1876
PERIOD
1870s
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
31643
KEYWORDS
tools
stones
Broken sandstone implements

These are two fragments of sandstone implements from Shetland. Figure 2 is an incomplete example. The handle is 4¾ inches (12cm) long and about 3 inches (8cm) of the body remains. Figure 3 is an example of a handle only and measures 4½ inches (11cm) long.

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

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Broken sandstone implements

1870s

tools; stones

Highland Libraries

Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (illustrations)

These are two fragments of sandstone implements from Shetland. Figure 2 is an incomplete example. The handle is 4¾ inches (12cm) long and about 3 inches (8cm) of the body remains. Figure 3 is an example of a handle only and measures 4½ inches (11cm) long.<br /> <br /> This illustration was taken from 'Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland. Vol XII, Part I' (1876-77)