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The Bronze Age

Domestic

Fragments of Horse Harness, Old Luce

Period:
Bronze Age
Description:

These pieces of horse harness made from jet were found at Luce Bay, Old Luce. Jet is a fine grained form of resinous coal. Some of the jet ornaments found in Scotland at this time were made of jet from near Whitby in Yorkshire.

Place of Production:
Whitby, Yorkshire
Place of Discovery:
Luce Bay, Old Luce.
Materials/Media:
Jet
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
0198.183-4
Digital Number:
RPD0079