NARC-DAE024: flintscraper

Rights Holder: Northamptonshire County Council
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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: NARC-DAE024

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

A large piece of primary debitage reworked as a scraper. Grey flint of varying shades. Cortex still present across the 'upper' surface and one edge. Bulb of percussion visible on the cortex free face and some pressure flaking visible around the edges. Probably Neolithic. Sub-oval in plan and sub-triangular in section.

Class: scraper

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 46.7 mm
Width: 37.5 mm
Thickness: 14 mm
Weight: 31.1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 13th February 2011

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: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Shorwell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SZ4883
Four figure Latitude: 50.644717
Four figure longitude: -1.322493
1:25K map: SZ4883
1:10K map: SZ43NE
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
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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