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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: SF-F1EC11

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Mesolithic to Neolithic flint struck flake. It is heavily patinated on the dorsal face and has extensive unpatinated retouch on one edge and notch, suggesting re-use in later prehistory. The flake measures 46.79mm in length, 34.93mm in width, and weighs 12.32g.

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 8300 BC
Date to: Circa 2100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 46.79 mm
Width: 34.93 mm
Weight: 12.32 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 10th May 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jane Carr
Identified by: Dr Colin Pendleton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Great Finborough

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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