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UNKNOWN WEIGHT

A complete lead spindle whorl or weight of uncertain date. The object is crude in form being plano-convex with a central perforation running through it and is undecorated.The metal is a dark greyish-brown colour and is worn. The object is 21.2mm in diameter, 8.6mm thick and weighs 19.6g.Lead spindle whorls and weights were commonly used from the Iron Age through to the post-medieval period and areā€¦