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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: GLO-F3EA36

Object type certainty: Certain
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8 lithic implements 1, Rectangular Scrapper. Rectangular in plan, each side has semi-abrupt, direct, scaled flaking scars. The artefact is very worn due to weathering. Creamy patina with light grey mottling. Date Neolithic. 2, Notch on a core rejuvenation flake. Three large flaking scars on the dorsal, there is a direct, semi-abrupt notch in the right side where it was reused at a later date. Date Bronze Age. 3, End scrapper. The forward edge has been knapped with sami-abrupt, direct flaking scars to produce a rounded terminal. creamy patina. Date Neolithic. 4, Blade. Two arises, short direct, semi-abrupt retouch down both blades. Creamy patina, date Early Neolithic. 5, Truncated blade. Two arises, slight nicks from uses down either side only the bottom section remains. Grey patina with darker patches. Date Late Mesolithic. 6, Miscellaneous retouched piece. Semi-abrupt, direct retouch on either side, the sides narrow towards the top. Light mottled creamy patina with light brown patches. Date Late Neolithic Early Bronze Age. 7, Two tertiary flakes. One has an off white patina while the other has a light brown patina. Date prehistoric. These are waste flakes from the manufacturing process.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: 8000 BC
Date to: 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 8

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 851

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Rollright (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP2830
Four figure Latitude: 51.967775
Four figure longitude: -1.59385
1:25K map: SP2830
1:10K map: SP23SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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