Medieval London

Black Whetstone

Dublin Core

Title

Black Whetstone

Subject

Tools

Description

A whetstone made of black slate which bears scratch marks from usage. Also worn on one end and bears a hole near the top.

Source

"MEDIEVAL WHETSTONE." Europeana, EBSCOhost (accessed October 20, 2017).

Publisher

http://europeanastatic.eu/api/image?uri=http%3A%2F%2Ffinds.org.uk%2Fimages%2Flstaves%2FNLM10296.jpg&size=LARGE&type=IMAGE

Date

Late Medieval

Contributor

Austin Andrews-Sanchez

Rights

© The Trustees of the British Museum and The Portable Antiquities Scheme

Type

Still image.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Whetsttone

Physical Dimensions

Length is 145 mm.
Width is 30.2 mm.
Thickness is 15.0 mm

Files

Collection

Citation

“Black Whetstone,” Medieval London, accessed December 10, 2018, http://medievallondon.ace.fordham.edu/items/show/303.
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