LVPL-A73A62:

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FLAKE

Unique ID: LVPL-A73A62

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

Secondary flint flake. Broad, irregular flake with prononced bulb of percussion suggesting hard hammer reduction. 100% patination. 25% buff/pink cortex. Three flakes removed from the dorsal surface has formed a sharp cutting edge.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38 mm
Width: 35 mm
Thickness: 6.5 mm
Weight: 5.69 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st August 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: Little Budworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ6065
Four figure Latitude: 53.180587
Four figure longitude: -2.599975
1:25K map: SJ6065
1:10K map: SJ66NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
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: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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