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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: PAS-49B6C3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Neolithic flint Borer, relatively sharp and pointed. Extensive working on the dorsal surface, possibly used as a boring tool.

Notes:

Cookworthy Museum find.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 5 mm
Width: 1.75 mm
Thickness: 0.75 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: South Hams (District)
Parish or ward: East Allington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SX7548
Four figure Latitude: 50.318647
Four figure longitude: -3.757158
1:25K map: SX7548
1:10K map: SX78SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PAS
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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