NLM-5CD532: Mesolithic Pebble Core

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Unique ID: NLM-5CD532

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Mesolithic flint pebble core. The grey opaque flint has thick cortex on one face. There has been some primary reduction carried out on the core and there is no retouch. The length is 47.9mm, the width is 28.6mm, the thickness is 24.9mm and the weight is 32.15.g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 3500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 47.9 mm
Width: 28.6 mm
Thickness: 24.9 mm
Weight: 32.15 g

Discovery dates

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

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: NLM11683

Materials and construction

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

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: Eastoft (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE8116
Four figure Latitude: 53.634265
Four figure longitude: -0.776489
1:25K map: SE8116
1:10K map: SE81NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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