CPAT-5CCB46: Neolithic Lithic Implement Probable

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Unique ID: CPAT-5CCB46

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

A small fragment of flint that has evidence of having been worked by man, probably during the Neolithic. It may be a fragment of a larger implement. The ventral side has clear ripples running away from the now broken edge. On close inspection, the 'point' (partly missing) has good parallel bifacial re-touch. The dorsal surface is marked by lighter and slightly coarser inclusions to one side running the length of the artefact. The material is a light brown flint.


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20.7 mm
Width: 18.8 mm
Thickness: 2.47 mm
Weight: 1.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 26th June 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Rod Trevaskus
Identified by: Mr Rod Trevaskus

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: PRN54964

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Powys (Unitary Authority)
District: Powys (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Llandinam (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO0988
Four figure Latitude: 52.482307
Four figure longitude: -3.341423
1:25K map: SO0988
1:10K map: SO08NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: eyeball find whilst metal detecting.
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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