Pottery beaker

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Comb-incised beaker. Bronze Age 3,780 - 3,800 years ago.

Field collection: Bractullo Farm, Letham, Angus. Short cist inhumation uncovered in December 1966 during ploughing operations

Donated by Mrs MM Watt
Museum number 1969-244-1

Dated from radio carbon tests performed on skeleton.

Part of a grave group.This was the grave of a woman over thirty five years old of a robust build. She was about 163cm tall. The decorations on the beaker were made by pressing a bone tool into the wet clay.

Pottery beaker
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