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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: PUBLIC-EDDFAE

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Early Medieval lead alloy spindle whorl, 29mm in diameter, 12mm thick and weighs 55.16grams. The object is circular in form and has curved sides. It fits Walton Rogers class B2 and has an aperture of c 8mm, which suggests and early to middle Saxon date.

Class: Walton Type B2

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 450
Date to: Circa AD 850

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 12 mm
Weight: 55.16 g
Diameter: 29 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 7th August 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
District: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: RUTLAND

Spatial coordinates


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