NLM-AEA994: Neolithic Retouched Flake

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).


Unique ID: NLM-AEA994

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

A Neolithic retouched flake of a light brown translucent flint. The dorsal face has some short retouch on both edges and the ventral face is plain with a small bulb of percussion. The length is 21.6mm, the width is 24.0mm, the thickness is 8.7mm and the weight is 3.37g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 2100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.6 mm
Width: 24 mm
Thickness: 8.7 mm
Weight: 3.37 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st October 2007

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves
Secondary identifier: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM11896

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
To be known as: Collingham

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: NLM-E350C8
Broadperiod: NEOLITHIC
A Neolithic to Early Bronze Age retouched flake. The translucent dark brown flint has scaled retouch on the distal end of the dorsal face. The…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NLM-5D0803
Object type: SIDE SCRAPER
Broadperiod: NEOLITHIC
A Neolithic side and end scraper of a translucent light brown flint. The dorsal face has invasive scaled retouch on the left edge and abrupt r…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: IOW-B25AEF
Broadperiod: NEOLITHIC
An incomplete Early Neolithic to Early Bronze Age flint implement, probably a leaf arrowhead (4000 BC-1601 BC). It has been made on a thin…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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