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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: DUR-1F2D33

Object type certainty: Certain
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Flint implement, an unfinished arrowhead, Neolithic- Bronze Age in date.

It is brown in colour and irregular in plan. One long edge has started to be shaped into an arrowhead, with small flakes taken out to form a rounded edge, narrowing towards the shaft. The other side has not yet been shaped the same, although there is evidence of working.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 30.07 mm
Width: 24.99 mm
Thickness: 6.42 mm
Weight: 4.5 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st September 2010

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: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
District: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Hurworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2909
Four figure Latitude: 54.475536
Four figure longitude: -1.553992
1:25K map: NZ2909
1:10K map: NZ20NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during 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: DUR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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