LEIC-6AF8C4: undated whetstone

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Unique ID: LEIC-6AF8C4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Undated stone whetstone, 93mm long, 30mm wide and 25mm wide. The stone has a grey patina and weighs over 65 grams. It is rectangular in form and square in section and has an uneven surface, which appears to have been formed from use in particular areas.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 93 mm
Width: 30 mm
Thickness: 25 mm
Weight: 65 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st February 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone
Manufacture method: Fabricated

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Croxton Kerrial (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8129
Four figure Latitude: 52.852415
Four figure longitude: -0.798586
1:25K map: SK8129
1:10K map: SK82NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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