NLM4536: Lithic.
4536

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
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SICKLE

Unique ID: NLM4536

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

Small light coloured flint, tip of a sickle or arrowhead.

Notes:

Checked following Sophie Catley. Dating completed (unamended). Drawing ref. added.

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: 2500 BC
Date to: 1800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 27 mm
Thickness: 28.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 17th May 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM2017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: LINCOLNSHIRE NEWTON ON TRENT

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 18 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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