NLM5629: Lithic.

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Unique ID: NLM5629

Object type certainty: Certain
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Large worked flint adze, fully patinated.


Checked following Sophie Catley. Dating amended from 'Mesolithic 6000BC-' to 'Mesolithic 6000-4000BC'. Drawing ref. added.


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 6000 BC
Date to: 4000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 158 mm
Width: 45.9 mm
Thickness: 24.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM2402

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
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

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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