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Unique ID: WMID134

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Neolithic flint axe.


This record was created before the Portable Antiquities Scheme began using the Central Database. We are aware that this record may fall below our usual standards of recording, and we are working to rectify this.


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Date from: 4000 BC
Date to: 2200 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 136.6 mm
Width: 48 mm
Thickness: 29.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st July 1998

Personal details

Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dudley (Metropolitan District)
District: Dudley (Metropolitan District)
To be known as: WEST MIDLANDS

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: Found in friends garden.
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Other

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: 20 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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