NLM-F89215: Mesolithic to Neolithic Retouched Flake

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RETOUCHED FLAKE

Unique ID: NLM-F89215

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Mesolithic to Neolithic retouched flake of a translucent pale brown flint. The dorsal face has a small area of short retouch on the proximal end and the ventral face is plain with a concoidal bulb of percussion. The length is 35.3mm, the width is 21.0mm, the thickness is 4.6mm and the weight is 2.78g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 6500 BC
Date to: Circa 2100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 35.3 mm
Width: 21 mm
Thickness: 4.6 mm
Weight: 2.78 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 1976

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves
Secondary identifier: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM11310

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Roxby cum Risby (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Audit data

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

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