DUR-CE97B3: DUR-CE97B3

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FLINT IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: DUR-CE97B3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A piece of worked flint, possibly the beginnings of an arrowhead. Dating from the Neolithic to Bronze Age.

It is sub-triangular in plan with a small piece of the cortex remaingin on one edge. It is a light grey flint with some small white inclusions. In cross-section it is triangular with a central ridge on one face. The two long sides have evidence of working and one side has a semi-circle taken out near to the base.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2500 BC
Date to: Circa 1000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 32.6 mm
Weight: 1.9 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County Durham (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2740
Four figure Latitude: 54.754227
Four figure longitude: -1.582011
1:25K map: NZ2740
1:10K map: NZ24SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DUR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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