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Unique ID: WMID4360

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

The flake is multi-faceted with parallel, sub-rectangular, vertical negative flake scars. The base of the flake is a sub-oval shape and is sub semi-circular in cross-section. At the apex there is a small patch of cortex remaining. The flint is a dark grey, with a patch of lighter grey showing on the base.

Class: core Rejuvination Flake


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Date from: 10000 BC
Date to: 4000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20 mm
Width: 15.99 mm
Thickness: 10.08 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st December 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton
Secondary identifier:

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: East Staffordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Croxden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK0538
Four figure Latitude: 52.939372
Four figure longitude: -1.927049
1:25K map: SK0538
1:10K map: SK03NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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