LEIC-F27E74: F27E74 mesolithic flint blade

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Unique ID: LEIC-F27E74

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Mesoloithic flint blade, 41mm long, 14mm wide and 5mm thick. The object is in a good condition with a milky grey patina. It has a clear area of later retouch, all along one edge.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Date from: 8300 BC
Date to: 3500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 41 mm
Width: 14 mm
Thickness: 5 mm
Weight: 2.92 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 25th January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
District: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Brooke

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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