LEIC-234475: Mesolithic flint blade

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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: LEIC-234475

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Mesolithic flint blade 41mm long, 15mm wide and 9mm thick. The object has a brown patina and weighs 6.33grams. The blade has a small area of very fine re-touch.

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 41 mm
Width: 15 mm
Thickness: 9 mm
Weight: 6.33 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 19th August 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: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
District: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Barrow (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8915
Four figure Latitude: 52.725334
Four figure longitude: -0.68362
1:25K map: SK8915
1:10K map: SK81NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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