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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: NMS-ABDA59

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Lead spindle whorl of probable medieval to post medieval date. Roughly circular, D-shaped in cross-section with a central circular perforation. There are a number of pits and dents in the surface, probably from post-depositional damage.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1066
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 14.2 mm
Weight: 70.9 g
Diameter: 28.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 25th October 2016 - Tuesday 25th October 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IND25102016JS

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Wortham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 1 week, 6 days ago
Updated: 1 week, 6 days ago

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