LEIC-478795: paleolithic? flint blade

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BLADE

Unique ID: LEIC-478795

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Published Find published

mesolithic? flint blade 33mm long, 12mm wide and 3mm thick. The object is in fair condition with a white patina and weighs 1.38grams. The object is a small blade like flake which has no re-working and is begining to re-corticate.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Date from: 8300 BC
Date to: 3500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33 mm
Width: 12 mm
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 1.38 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 14th January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Scalford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7624
Four figure Latitude: 52.808204
Four figure longitude: -0.873982
1:25K map: SK7624
1:10K map: SK72SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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