Details for Jet or Shale

Use for jet or shale items.Without an analysis it is generally impossible to distinguish jet from shale, but if you do know which it is, put this in the Description field.

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Linked data

British Museum URI: 11042

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We have recorded 93 examples.

Record: WMID-4A363F
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broadperiod: UNKNOWN
Description: A possible spindle whorl made of shale or …
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Record: NLM-508217
Object type: BEAD
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Description: Jet bead. A discoid bead with flat sides a…
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Record: DUR-9A28C6
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broadperiod: UNKNOWN
Description: One fragment of worked jet with one flat s…
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Record: SWYOR-40DC04
Object type: BRACELET
Broadperiod: ROMAN
Description: A fragment of Roman shale bracelet dating …
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