Cinerary Urns from Hunterston and Seamill, West Kilbride, Ayrshire, and a Short cist at Phantassie, East Lothian

Arthur Edwards (Author)


Keyword(s):
Cremated Human Bone Charcoal, Stone Cist, Bone, Bead
Period(s):
1830

Abstract


An urn found at Fence's Farm, Hunterstone contained cremated human bone, charcoal and a bead of shale or lignite. A second urn found at Seamill in 1830 contained cremated human bone. A stone cist found at Phantassie contained the very poorly preserved skeleton of a child.

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Published
30-11-1928
How to Cite
Edwards, A. (1928). Cinerary Urns from Hunterston and Seamill, West Kilbride, Ayrshire, and a Short cist at Phantassie, East Lothian. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 62, 260-263. Retrieved from http://journals.socantscot.org/index.php/psas/article/view/7725
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