LIN-C05CC8: spindle whorl

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SPINDLE WHORL

Unique ID: LIN-C05CC8

Object type certainty: Certain
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Decorated bi-conical lead spindle whorl. The whorl has a central hole circa 10mm in diameter. Both sides are decorated with four raised lines forming a square around the central hole. Outside each line is a moulded pellet.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1066
Date to: Circa AD 1499

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 14 mm
Weight: 46.31 g
Diameter: 28 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Pickworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0333
Four figure Latitude: 52.884606
Four figure longitude: -0.470733
1:25K map: TF0333
1:10K map: TF03SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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