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MEDIEVAL SPINDLE WHORL

A lead alloy spindle whorl of Roman or Medieval (1st to 15th century) date. The lead whorl is flat, discoidal and circular in plan with a circular central aperture of 10.26mm diameter. The whorl is undecorated. The whorl has a cream patina. It is 24.9mm diameter, 5.46mm thick and weighs 18.11g.WAW-665254 notes that: "Spindle whorls, as an artefact type, can be hard to date accurately as they remai…