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)
17074B 31-43-268 (none) (none) Whetstone. (A) Facetted 6 sided. (B) Facetted 4 sided. Pierced for suspension. [drawing A]
17387 (none) 1931,1010.131 (none) Whetstone. Large rectangular block. Sandstone (?) Broken in 2 pieces.
17424 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Sandstone (?). Grey. 4 sided. Type see field note.
18328 (none) (none) (none) Whetstone. Lapis lazuli, on a gold ring. Stone square in section with levelled corners: The ring is of fairly thick gold wire the ends of which have been thinned and twisted round each other.
11928G (none) (none) (none) [A.1-.3] Limestone offering Table [B-F] 5 Copper Daggers & [G-H] 2 Whetstones. All type V with central rib-shape of gold dagger-blades.
11928H (none) (none) (none) [A.1-.3] Limestone Offering Table [B-F] 5 Copper Daggers & [G-H] 2 Whetstones. All type V with central rib-shape of gold dagger-blades.
11724B (none) (none) (none) Copper Tools. [A] A trowel-like instrument, flat bladed; lying symmetrically on the blade & oxidized on to it are 3 small tools. [B] With these a whetstone, a flat pebble circular in shape, drilled at one corner for suspension and inscribed.
10552 (none) (none) B16695 Whetstone Lapis On a gold ring
8692 (none) (none) B16959 Whetstone. Brown stone. Circular in section: head pierced for suspension ring.
10533 (none) (none) B16993 Whetstone Facetted bar, square in section with rounded top. Normal type. Top perforated to receive copper wire. [drawing]
8298 (none) (none) B17090 Whetstone. Hole perforated through top for attachment. Rectangular in section. Rounded top. [drawing]
8431 (none) (none) B17091 Whetstone Perforated at top Facetted [drawing c. 1:1]
10812B (none) (none) B17092 Tomb Group A/ Copper dagger, flat leaf-shaped type B/ Whetstone of dark grey stone octagonal section C/ Copper Toilet set, tweezers and stiletto (imperfect)
9934 (none) (none) B17093 Whetstone Dark grey, a rod octagonal in section with a (broken) copper ring for suspension
10417 (none) (none) B17094 Whetstone
9746 (none) (none) B17095 Whetstone Rounded top Square in section [drawing] 1:1
8035 (none) (none) B17096 Brown whetstone. [drawing 1:1]
8548 (none) (none) B17565 Whetstone Brown stone, pierced at top end: in the hole remains of the copper ring.
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