Dornoch Historylinks Image Library

Lead spindle whorl
Historylinks
Lead spindle whorl

A crude lead alloy spindle whorl, of probable medieval date; this has been made in an open face mould and the upper surface (that in the mould) is decorated with unevenly-applied pellets. Diameter 29mm [Grid Ref: NH 71669 89400]
Picture added on 19 December 2014 at 12:14
Please add your comments about this picture using the form below.

Comments


Your Name


Your email address - this will be shown on the page and will allow the system to notify you of further comments added to this picture.




archaeology

Small tin box containing shotFindings of previous dig at AchinchanterShell storage uncovered at Achinchanter 2019Shell storage uncovered at Achinchanter 2019Shell storage uncovered at Achinchanter 2019Cist uncovered at Achinchanter 2019Cist uncovered at Achinchanter 2019DHS talk 'Tarradale Through Time'Fragment of a Roman broochFragment of dairy ware pottery found in Dornoch