Fragments of a Jet Necklace found at Greenhowe, Pluscarden, Morayshire
Grave, Triangular Terminal Plates, Necklace, Human Bones, Beads
Early Thirteenth Century
A grave was discovered within a cairn when stones were being removed to facilitate ploughing. The grave was off centre and lined with four stone slabs. A handful of human bones and a necklace of two triangular terminal plates and twenty-three beads was recovered, the plates being entirely devoid of ornamentation. Sixteen of the beads were\r\nbarrel-shaped and seven cylindrical.