FAKL-036523: Neolithic/Early Bronze Age flint flake

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Unique ID: FAKL-036523

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Flake, translucent grey flint but most of fragment consists of white cortex suggesting that this piece is a product of primary core dressing. . Length 21.6mm, Width 21.5mm, Thickness 5.8mm, Mass 1.82g.

Class: Flake

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Exactly 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.6 mm
Width: 21.5 mm
Thickness: 5.8 mm
Weight: 1.82 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 26th February 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: a ILK 112

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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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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