NLM4684: Spindle Whorl.
4684

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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: NLM4684

Object type certainty: Certain
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Biconical spindle whorl with dots and crossing lines, pseudo lettering.

Notes:

Checked following Sophie Catley. Dating amended from 'Medieval 1200-1400' to 'Post-Medieval 1500-1600'. Drawing ref. added.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1500
Date to: AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 13.3 mm
Weight: 66.01 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 28th June 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM2234

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration style: Geometric

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: LINCOLNSHIRE GAYTON LE MARSH

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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