A Re-discovered Figurine from Skara Brae, Orkney, Scotland

David Clarke, Hugo Anderson-Whymark

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Abstract

Recent work on the Skara Brae collections held by Stromness Museum, Orkney, has led to the re ­discovery of a figurine from Skara Brae. The figurine had previously been known only through a brief mention by George Petrie in the
Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland (1867) and
a drawing among his papers in the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland manuscripts.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)16
Number of pages1
JournalPast
Volume83
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jun 2016

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