BH-08D4C2: Roman hone

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WHETSTONE

Unique ID: BH-08D4C2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Fine grained stone hone of Roman date. Rectangular in shape with a rectangular cross section. Very worn on each of the four long sides, due to heavy use as a sharpening stone. Meausures 70.4mm long by 23.7mm wide and 18.7mm high. Weight = 60.36.

Class: Stone

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: with finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 43
Date to: AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 70.4 mm
Width: 23.7 mm
Thickness: 18.7 mm
Weight: 60.36 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 10th November 2003

Personal details

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Identified by: Mr Julian Watters

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver entry no. 03/88

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone
Manufacture method: Ground/polished

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BH
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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