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Lochlea Crannog

Carved wood from Lochlea crannog

Period:
Iron Age
Description:

This piece of wood from the crannog at Lochlea has an Iron Age carving etched into it.  It is extremely rare for carvings such as this to have survived until the present day and this pattern is a primary source for those studying the artistic nature of our ancestors.

Place of Production:
Lochlea Crannog, Ayrshire
Materials/Media:
wood
Source:
The Dick Institute
Digital Number:
EAAH032a, EAAH032b
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council


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