LVPL-48FE76: A large primary flake, dark brown/black in colour.

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Unique ID: LVPL-48FE76

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A large primary flint flake, dark brown/black in colour it still has the cortex present on one face. It is sub-triangular in plan with a rounded base. It has been worked along one side.


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa AD 2500
Date to: Circa AD 800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 45.42 mm
Width: 59.3 mm
Weight: 23.1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st August 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Sandbach

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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