This category includes stones that are used for sharpening blades. 

Objects: Whetstones Export: JSON - XML - CSV

Object U Number Museum Number (UPM Date Reg Number) Museum Number (BM Registration Number) Museum Number (UPM B-number) Description (Catalog Card)
8695 (none) 1928,1009.434 (none) Whetstone. Grey stone. Circular section: head pierced and in the hole remains of silver suspension ring.
8908 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Triangular: of dark stone. [drawing]
9140B (none) 1928,1009.438 (none) Whetstones. Two A:B large & heavy of grey stone. one [A] pierced at the top for suspension.
9882 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Perforated top Roughly rounded in section [drawing]
9939 (none) 1928,1010.414 (none) Whetstone (Broken)
9941 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Originally with copper ring, now disappeared.
9945 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone
9950 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone With hole for suspension
10015 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Lapis lazuli Hung on a thin gold ring which was attached to the silver belt
10078 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone (?) Sausage-shaped: made of a coralline limestone (?) Dark bluish grey with white annumitic markings
10079 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Dark grey stone Roughly square: suspended by a copper ring (broken & missing) which went through a hole pierced from the two edges across a corner [drawing]
10180 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Square in section. Rounded top
10312 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Perforated through top for attachment to belt Rectangular in section but with elliptical rounded ends [drawing]
10393 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Flat one side, convex on the other shaped thus: [drawing]
10419 (none) 1928,1010.416 (none) Whetstone. Black stone. Cylindrical but slightly tapered to the ends and flattened on one side. With the copper and gold chisels behind the big stone bowl by the box.
10422 (none) 1928,1010.417 (none) Whetstone of white stone nearly rectangular
10470 (none) 1928,1010.412 (none) Whetstone Brown stone Pierced for suspension
10477 (none) 1928,1010.411 (none) Whetstone Grey stone, broken, hung on a loop of gold wire [drawing] 1:1
10539 (none) 1928,1010.413 (none) Whetstone Perforated at top Normal type; rectangular bar with rounded top
10781 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Rounded in section Hole perforated through top for purpose of suspension Broken in 2 pieces [drawing]
10928 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Brown stone, pierced for suspension. Belonged to the attendant by the head of the bier.
10990 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Grey stone, pierced for suspension.
11179 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Greystone. Pierced for suspension.
11801 (none) 1929,1017.391 (none) Whetstone. Greenish stone.
11947D (none) (none) (none) Copper Tools. (A) Flat trowel-shaped blade with long handle. [Drawing] (B-C) with this two awls (D) Square whetstone with hole in one corner.
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