LVPL-84CCF8: Medieval lead spindle whorl

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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: LVPL-84CCF8

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval lead spindle whorl. It is biconical in shape and has a central preforation. It is decorated on both faces with lines radiating out from the central preforation.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 10 mm
Weight: 20.4 g
Diameter: 27 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st May 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Oswestry (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ2929
Four figure Latitude: 52.853794
Four figure longitude: -3.055828
1:25K map: SJ2929
1:10K map: SJ22NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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: LVPL
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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