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.
8035 (none) (none) B17096 Brown whetstone. [drawing 1:1]
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
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]
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.
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
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