FAKL-DBC4C3: Mesolithic, debitage, blade

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Unique ID: FAKL-DBC4C3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Blade, translucent grey flint, five facets, ventral surface poorly struck. Struck from a core used to produce narrow blades, Late Mesolithic. Length 28.1mm, Width 14.2mm, Thickness 6.8mm, Mass 2.84g.

Class: Blade

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 7000 BC
Date to: Circa 4001 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 28.1 mm
Width: 14.2 mm
Thickness: 6.8 mm
Weight: 2.84 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 19th January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: a ILK 070

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Pendle (District)
To be known as: Laneshaw Bridge

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
Discovery circumstances: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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