There are currently no images available.
If you own this object please send us a picture of it.

LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: SF-03F8B5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

a snapped longblade, of probable Upper Paleolithic date. It is an orange-brown flint, rectangular and 95.48mm in length (width between 37 and 45mm) weighing 65.69g. The longblade has retouch along one edge, with smaller areas of retouch along the other edge and the distal end fracture. The retouch could be the result of re-utilisation at a later date.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: PALAEOLITHIC
Period from: PALAEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 40000 BC
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa 8300 BC
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 95.48 mm
Weight: 65.69 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 30th July 2007

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Jane Carr
Identified by: Dr Colin Pendleton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Needham Market

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: SF-7DACE5
Object type: LITHIC IMPLEMENT
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
A patinated and re-used lithic implement of Upper Palaolithic or later date. One face has a patination that is dark red to orange/brown in co…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-A8C524
Object type: LITHIC IMPLEMENT
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
46 flint lithic implements, listed below by finders reference number. It s a mixed date assemblage, with a Mesolithic/Neolithic content and p…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: BERK-648C34
Object type: LITHIC IMPLEMENT
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
An unusual flint flake, with some limited retouch along the lateral edges and distal tip. The flake has a natural hole towards the proximal ti…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Report a mistake

Comment on this artefact's record

Your comment will be checked before being posted. We also check for spam using akismet.

Enter your comments:

* This will not be displayed to the public.

* Not compulsory

The following HTML tags can be used - a,p,ul,li,em,strong,br,img,a - and paragraphs will be automatically created

Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: Monday 13th August 2007
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf representations.