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WHETSTONE

Unique ID: NMS-722AE9

Object type certainty: Certain
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Incomplete medieval hone stone of pale grey micaceous schist. Both ends broken. Damaged convex faces and flattened sides. Extant length 79mm. Width 34mm. 13mm thick. Weighs 47.39g. c. 11th-15th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1000
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 79 mm
Width: 36 mm
Thickness: 13 mm
Weight: 47.39 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 14th June 2018 - Wednesday 12th September 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 17830
Other reference: AMD092018

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Great Melton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG1306
Four figure Latitude: 52.60999156
Four figure longitude: 1.1444915
1:25K map: TG1306
1:10K map: TG10NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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