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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: KENT2678

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Spindle whorl made of pottery, dark shell ware. Fair-sized round conical spindle whorl, with a fair-sized central hole.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: AD 1399

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 17 mm
Diameter: 36 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 10th January 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Michael Lewis
Identified by: Mr Geoff Burr

Materials and construction

Primary material: Pottery

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Sevenoaks (District)
To be known as: KENT HORTON KIRBY AND SOUTH DARENTH

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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