NLM-E5BF12: Mesolithic to Neolithic Denticulate

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Unique ID: NLM-E5BF12

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Mesolithic to Neolithic Denticulate. The large primary flint flake is an opaque white/grey colour and the dorsal face is completely covered with cortex. The ventral face has coarse teeth on the distal end crested by two retouched notches. The length is 54.3mm, the width is 62.2mm, the thickness is 11.4mm and the weight is 32.56g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 8300 BC
Date to: Circa 2100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 54.3 mm
Width: 62.2 mm
Thickness: 11.4 mm
Weight: 32.56 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM11431

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)
To be known as: Barton Upon Humber

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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