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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: PAS-4A0831

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Early Bronze Age Arrowhead.

Notes:

Tip sharp and intact, small amount of cortex on remaining barb no evidence of a tang so I have classed this as a transitional piece between the late neolithic and the early bronze age. It shows no evidence of bifacial working but has been made using soft materials for the tools.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: 2500 BC
Date to: 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 3.6 mm
Width: 2 mm
Thickness: 0.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2000

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Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SX7037
Four figure Latitude: 50.218687
Four figure longitude: -3.823572
1:25K map: SX7037
1:10K map: SX77SW
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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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