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Title: Lead spindle whorls
Item Name: Manufacture and Processing


Three cast lead spindle whorls used in wool spinning found at Swine, East Yorkshire. Decorated with raised lines and pellets. Part of a collection of metal detecting items found by Steven Swales in the early 1990's.

Year: 1100-1500(c)
Culture: Medieval
Materials: lead
Measurements: Diam:2.5-2.8cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 2011.68.4