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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: NMS-728874

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

Three Late Saxon to post-medieval lead spindle whorls:

- plano-convex, diameter 25mm, thickness 9mm, hole diameter 9-11mm, weight 28.00g.

- truncated conical, diameter 26.5mm, thickness 12mm, hole diameter 7-9mm, weight 46.26g.

- probably annular, lower part missing, diameter 26.5mm, hole diameter 8.5mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1000
Date to: Circa AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 3

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 16th April 2019 - Monday 17th June 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 63310
Other reference: NMD062019

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Hindringham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF9936
Four figure Latitude: 52.88462593
Four figure longitude: 0.9562109
1:25K map: TF9936
1:10K map: TF93NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
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