SUR-C1E52C:

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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: SUR-C1E52C

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

A large flint implement, probably of early Bronze Age date, worked from a secondary flake of mottled grey brown flint. The flake is broadly comma-shaped with a pointed projection and a concave edge, both of which have evidence of crude semi-abrupt retouch. This suggests an intentional use as a piercer or hollow scraper or a combination of functions. 

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2350 BC
Date to: Circa 1600 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 57.7 mm
Width: 66.1 mm
Thickness: 15.8 mm
Weight: 70.81 g

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Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Reigate and Banstead (District)
Parish or ward: South Park and Woodhatch (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2448
Four figure Latitude: 51.21774308
Four figure longitude: -0.22590307
1:25K map: TQ2448
1:10K map: TQ24NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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