LVPL-A1A372: Meadieval cast lead spindle whorl

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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: LVPL-A1A372

Object type certainty: Certain
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Meadieval cast lead spindle whorl. It has an offset conical shape. It has a white patina and a large central preforation.

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 14.29 mm
Width: 21.8 mm
Thickness: 5.52 mm
Weight: 26.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st August 2008

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: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Sandbach

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: LVPL
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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