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FLAKE

Unique ID: NMS-753DB7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Tertiary, semi-hard hammer struck flake of thick sub-trapezoidal section, of unpatinated dark grey flint with a paler inclusion to the distal end, possible use wear or edge damage to both lateral edges.

Late prehistoric, Neolithic to Bronze Age, 4,000 to 700 BC.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 701 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 44 mm
Width: 27 mm
Thickness: 10 mm
Weight: 11 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st February 2020 - Saturday 1st February 2020

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61735
Other reference: INDPH10122020HG

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Long Stratton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM2193
Four figure Latitude: 52.49011977
Four figure longitude: 1.25379468
1:25K map: TM2193
1:10K map: TM29SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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