LEIC-7F2742: Undate stone whetstones

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WHETSTONE

Unique ID: LEIC-7F2742

Object type certainty: Certain
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Three undated stone whetstones, all are incomplete - missing their ends, have a rectangular section and rectangular form and show signs of heavy use.

1 56mm long, 11mm thick and 20mm wide, weight 32.07grams.

2 90mm long, 17mm thick and 33mm wide weight 117grams

3 90mm long, 20mm thick and 27mm wide, weight 99.3grams.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN
Date from: Circa AD 1
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 3

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone
Manufacture method: Hand made
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
Parish or ward: Farnsfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6356
Four figure Latitude: 53.097494
Four figure longitude: -1.060596
1:25K map: SK6356
1:10K map: SK65NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
Discovery circumstances: found many years ago

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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