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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: GLO-19E2E1

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10 Lithic implements. 1, Blade. One arise down the centre of the dorsal. Soft hammered bulb on the ventral. Mid grey colour with lighter patches, creamy patina starting to from. Date Possibly Early Mesolithic. 2, Two Semicircular Scrapers; Slight bulb of percussion at the base of the ventral. Scaled, abrupt, direct retouch along three sides. One has a light grey colour with darker patches the other has a mid grey colour with lighter patches and 10% cortex at the base. Date Neolithic 3, Three scrapers. All have retouch that is scaled, abrupt, direct. Two are side scrapers and one is a semicircular scraper. One side scrapper has light grey colour with darker patches and 75% cortex on the dorsal, the other has a dark grey colour with lighter patches, and the other is mid grey with a creamy patina forming. Date Bronze Age. 4, Blade. One arise down the centre of the dorsal. Soft hammered bulb on the ventral. Creamy patina, chips on the left side where it has been used. Date Possibly Early Neolithic. 5, Notch. Multiple flaking scars on the dorsal, the forward edge has direct, semi-abrupt retouch running down half of its length resulting in a stepped working edge. Date Neolithic. 6, Two miscellaneous retouched pieces. All have been retouched with short, low angled flaking scars. Both are mid grey flints with darker and lighter. Both are probably Bronze Age

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: PALAEOLITHIC
Period from: PALAEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: 500000 BC
Date to: 500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 10

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 829

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
To be known as: Alvington

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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