FAKL-EFBD43: Neolithic/Early Bronze Age flint flake

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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: FAKL-EFBD43

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Flake, grey opaque chert. Late Neolithic/Early Bronze Age. Length 53.5mm, Width 33.2mm, Thickness 4.7mm, Mass 9.55g

Class: Flake
Evidence of reuse: Retouched for use as a scraper

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2700 BC
Date to: Exactly 1601 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 53.5 mm
Width: 33.2 mm
Thickness: 4.7 mm
Weight: 9.55 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 30th May 2008

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: a ILK 089

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: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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