LVPL-283641:

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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: LVPL-283641

Object type certainty: Certain
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1. Tertiary flint flake produced as a by-product of knapping. Light grey colour. No visible bulb of percussion or ripple marks on the ventral surface. Several flake scars on the dorsal suface suggests flake was removed as part of the general reduction process. Length 30mm, width 20mm, thickness 17mm, weight 5.45g
2. Waste flint chip produced as a by-product of knapping. Mottled grey flint with slight patination, 30% chalky coloured cortex. Narrow blade scar on dorsal surface. Shows signs of plough damage. Length 25mm, width 22mm, thickness 8mm, weight 3.85g.
See also LVPL-7C76C0

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st May 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath
Identified by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Delamere (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ5468
Four figure Latitude: 53.207066
Four figure longitude: -2.690179
1:25K map: SJ5468
1:10K map: SJ56NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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