NLM6114: Spindle Whorl.

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Unique ID: NLM6114

Object type certainty: Certain
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Flat biconical spindle whorl, triangles and dots decoration.


Checked following Sophie Catley. Dating changed from 'Medieval 1200-1540' to 'Post-Medieval 1500-1600'. Drawing ref. added.


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 10.3 mm
Weight: 56.41 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM3509

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: South Kesteven (District)

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: 17 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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