SF-AC8838: Neolithic axehead

Rights Holder: Suffolk County Council Archaeology Service
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Unique ID: SF-AC8838

Object type certainty: Certain
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A pale grey part-polished axehead, stained a pale and medium reddish brown, there is some unstained retouch and damage. Neolithic and possibly later use in the Bronze Age.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 1500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 136.41 mm
Width: 56.12 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st April 2007

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Dr Colin Pendleton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finders reference; LU

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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