LVPL-F86431: LVPL-F86431

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FLINT IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: LVPL-F86431

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

Flint implement dating to the Neolithic period, (3500-2100BC). The object is sub-rectangular in plan and in cross-section. Cortex remains on one edge of the object. All of the other edges have been worked and retouched creating a sharp edge for scraping. The object is light brown and transparent.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 2100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 25.13 mm
Width: 13.45 mm
Thickness: 3.65 mm
Weight: 1.1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st December 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Delamere

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
Discovery circumstances: Found eyes only whilst metal detecting.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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