Drawing of the Saltfleetby spindle whorl
Drawing of a lead alloy spindle whorl from Saltfleetby, Lincolnshire showing part of the runic inscription. For further information, see the entry for the original item.
- 1000 — 1200
- Viking Designs
- Danelaw, drawing, Heimdall, inscription, Lincolnshire, mythology, Odin, Portable_Antiquities_Scheme, runes, runic_inscription, spindle whorl, textile_production, Viking, women
This object is related to
Saltfleetby St Clement, Lincolnshire.
Find out about Saltfleetby St Clement, Lincolnshire.
Drawing by Adam Parsons of Blueaxe Reproductions
Hines, John. 2017. ‘A glimpse of the heathen Norse in Lincolnshire.’ In Crossing Boundaries. Interdisciplinary approaches to the art, material culture, language and literature of the early medieval world, ed. Eric Cambridge and Jane Hawkes, 118-26. Oxford: Oxbow.