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A New Pictish Figure from Orkney

Dave Lawrence


STOP PRESS: Hours before this paper was to be placed online as second incised figure was found on a second fragment of the phalange.

Burray Phalanx Burray Phalanx
Another part of the phalange was found by the author in the Bu Sands bone collection at 3.30pm on Monday, March 1. Highlighted in blue in the above pictures, it shows a face in profile. (Picture: Colin Rendall)

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