LEIC-8B93C4: mesolithic flilnt blade

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BLADE

Unique ID: LEIC-8B93C4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Mesolithic flint blade 53mm long, 24mm wide and 7mm thick. The object has re-corticated with a milky surface patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 53 mm
Width: 24 mm
Thickness: 7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 31st March 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)
Parish or ward: Barrow (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8814
Four figure Latitude: 52.71651
Four figure longitude: -0.698691
1:25K map: SK8814
1:10K map: SK81SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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