This category includes stones that are used for sharpening blades. 

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Object U Number Museum Number (UPM Date Reg Number) Museum Number (BM Registration Number) Museum Number (UPM B-number) Description (Catalog Card)
8511 (none) 1928,1009.437 (none) Whetstone Grey stone Section rectangular with bevelled corners: hole at end for suspension.
8548 (none) (none) B17565 Whetstone Brown stone, pierced at top end: in the hole remains of the copper ring.
8563 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Grey stone. Pierced at the end where was a silver ring attaching it to the 3 big beads U.8562 and the gold chain U.8561A. See field notes.
8692 (none) (none) B16959 Whetstone. Brown stone. Circular in section: head pierced for suspension ring.
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.
9746 (none) (none) B17095 Whetstone Rounded top Square in section [drawing] 1:1
9882 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Perforated top Roughly rounded in section [drawing]
9934 (none) (none) B17093 Whetstone Dark grey, a rod octagonal in section with a (broken) copper ring for suspension
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]
10417 (none) (none) B17094 Whetstone
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
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