SUR-6F5D03: Neolithic: Possible flint implement

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Unique ID: SUR-6F5D03

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

A large crudely struck flint blade, not certainly of human origin. The blade appears to exhibit an area of retouch along one edge adjacent to the distal point. There is no clear sign of striking platform or bulb of percussion.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 6000 BC
Date to: Circa 2000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 125 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 2010 - Tuesday 27th July 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B10.136

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wokingham (Unitary Authority)
District: Wokingham (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Wokingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7967
Four figure Latitude: 51.396545
Four figure longitude: -0.865855
1:25K map: SU7967
1:10K map: SU76NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Gardening
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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