LEIC-24693D: Undated lead alloy spindle whorl

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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: LEIC-24693D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Early Medieval lead alloy spindle whorl. Thickness: 20 mm, diameter: 23 mm, int. diameter: 11 mm, weight: 21.98 grams.

The whorl is circular in form with a slightly semi-circular cross section and is plain. Fits Walton Rogers form A2 which she dates to 500-1000AD

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 500
Date to: Circa AD 1000

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 20 mm
Weight: 21.98 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 21st June 2017 - Wednesday 21st June 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Derbyshire Dales (District)
Parish or ward: Kirk Ireton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK2650
Four figure Latitude: 53.04663766
Four figure longitude: -1.61362185
1:25K map: SK2650
1:10K map: SK25SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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