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RETOUCHED FLAKE

Unique ID: SF-CFC583

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

A patinated dark reddish-grey flint flake. There is evidence of limited steep retouch around the distal end, probably for use as a cutting edge or scraper.

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 from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa 1500 BC
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 30.44 mm
Width: 33.79 mm
Thickness: 5.02 mm
Weight: 6.52 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 9th October 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle
Identified by: Miss Justine Biddle

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's ref RP

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Combs

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: Wednesday 23rd May 2012
Updated: Wednesday 23rd May 2012

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