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ANDREW C NORMAND CB Lately Queen's and Lord Treasurer's Remembrancer APRIL 2003
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1. INTRODUCTION Setting up the Review Terms of Reference Scope of the Review Timetable Review Team Conduct of the Review Advisory Group Structure of Report 2. DESCRIPTION OF THE SYSTEM Legal Framework Policy Operation of the System Others involved in the System Current Procedures 3. TREASURE TROVE IN PRACTICE: Surveying Finders' Perspectives Background Methodology Description of Sample The Questionnaires Interviews Analysis Findings General Finding and Reporting Claiming and Allocation Reward and Valuation Other Representative Bodies 4. MUSEUMS, ARCHAEOLOGISTS AND OTHERS: Perceptions of Procedure from the Periphery and the Centre - The Experience of Treasure Trove among Users and Key Players Introduction Note of Methodology National Museums of Scotland Scottish Museums Council Museums Association of Regional and Islands Archaeologists Archaeological Contractors Regional Archaeological Committee Society of Antiquaries of Scotland TTAP TTAP Secretariat 5. COMPARATIVE FINDINGS: Other Jurisdictions Introduction United Kingdom - England Wales Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland Summary of Points of Relevance from the Other jurisdictions 6. CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS Policy and Strategy Overall Finding and Reporting Claiming and Disclaiming Allocation Valuation and Reward Organisational Arrangements Publicity/Publication Other SUMMARY OF RECOMMENDATIONS General Finding and Reporting Claiming and Disclaiming Allocation Valuation Reward Organisational Arrangements Publicity APPENDICES:A - TREASURE TROVE IN SCOTLAND Information on Treasure Trove Procedures, Criteria for Allocation and the Allocation Process. SEED 1999 [Hard Copy] B - TREASURE TROVE IN SCOTLAND Guidelines for Fieldworkers SEED 1999 [Hard copy] C - Method of Discovery of TT Cases 1997-2002D - Treasure Trove Cases 1995-2002 E - Details of Cases involving competing bids between NMS and other museums for period of Panel meetings of April 1997 to October 2002; and 'High Quality' objects claimed as Treasure Trove and not bid for by NMS in period 1997-2002F - Selected References
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