GLO-F42897: 853 7 ilthic implements.JPG

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Unique ID: GLO-F42897

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7 Lithic implements 1, Arrowhead. Triangular in plan with long, low angled bifacial flaking scars. Creamy patina, date Neolithic. 2, Rod. Long, bifacial, scaled flaking scars around all of the edges. Creamy patina with grey patches, date Neolithic. 3, Blade. One arise on the dorsal, chips taken out of each of the, this is damage rather than use. Creamy patina. Date Late Mesolithic-Early Neolithic. 4, Truncated blade. Two arises on the dorsal, slight direct retouch on the blades, only the bottom section remains. creamy patina, date Late Mesolithic. 5, Core. Multiple narrow flaking scars covers the circumference, prepared striking platform on the top, flakes removed from only one direction. Off creamy patina, date Late Mesolithic. 6, Miscellaneous retouched piece. This may have been a scrapper, however it is heavily river worn and weathered. Creamy patina with orange speckles and a pitted surface, date Late Palaeolithic to Late Bronze Age 7, Side and end scrapper. The forward edge has been knapped with sami-abrupt, direct flaking scars to produce a convex edge, the left side has sami-abrupt, direct flaking scars, all flaking scars are very rough. Creamy patina. Date Bronze Age.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: PALAEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: 40000 BC
Date to: 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 7

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 853

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Cotswold (District)
Parish or ward: Swell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP1525
Four figure Latitude: 51.923321
Four figure longitude: -1.783288
1:25K map: SP1525
1:10K map: SP12NE
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

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Audit data

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

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