Show Navigation

The Iron Age

Warfare

Terrets, Middlebie

Period:
Iron Age
Description:

A set of cast bronze Iron Age terrets from the Middlebie hoard.

 

The Middlebie hoard of late Iron Age chariot fittings was found in a bog in the late 18th century, and subsequently donated to the National Museums of Scotland, where it is now on display. Similar  terrets, have been found across the region, including a cluster from around Castle Douglas.

Copyright:
NMS