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)
22A (none) (none) (none) Whetstones. (A) Dark grey slatey stone. [drawing 1:1] (B) Reddish pebble. [drawing 1:1]
22B (none) (none) (none) Whetstones. (A) Dark grey slatey stone. [drawing 1:1] (B) Reddish pebble. [drawing 1:1]
513 (none) (none) (none) Stone plummet. Coarse. Limestone. [drawing 1:1]
3181 (none) 1927,1003.73 (none) Whetstone. Brown pebble, worn smooth, ends rounded.
6203 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Black. E. [drawing]
7993 (none) 1928,1009.436 (none) Whetstone of greenish dark stone pierced at one end.
8076 (none) 1928,1009.435 (none) Whetstone. Dark stone with remains of the copper ring through the hole in the smaller end. (octagonal section).
8090 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Brown stone, with hole at one end. Square section, the corners rounded off.
8255 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Flat, lentoid in section. Rounded top, flat base. Perforated top - through hole and fragment of copper wire probably originally suspended from the belt of the owner. [drawing ]1/2
8478 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Octagonal in section Perforated top with part of copper wire inside hole [drawing] 1:2
8484 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Octagonal Perforated top
8491 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone Perforated top [drawing] 1:1
8511 (none) 1928,1009.437 (none) Whetstone Grey stone Section rectangular with bevelled corners: hole at end for suspension.
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.
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]
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