NARC-80DD14: NARC-80DD14 LITHIC

Rights Holder: Northamptonshire County Council
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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: NARC-80DD14

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

A flint lithic tool. A thumb nail scraper dating from the Neolithic to the early Bronze Age. The flint is good quality, with a light grey colour and opaque with white mottling towards the most pointed edge. Sub-triangular in plan and eliptical in section. No sign of re-touching.

Class: scraper

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2900 BC
Date to: Circa 1500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21 mm
Width: 20 mm
Thickness: 3.5 mm
Weight: 2.23 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 22nd August 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Cassidy
Identified by: Ms Julie Cassidy

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: South Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Gayton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7053
Four figure Latitude: 52.170832
Four figure longitude: -0.977876
1:25K map: SP7053
1:10K map: SP75SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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