SUR-E81C51: Neolithic: Polished flint axe

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Unique ID: SUR-E81C51

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A complete Neolithic polished flint axe made from an orange-brown mottled flint. The axe measures 132mm long, 59mm wide and 35mm thick. It was found in the 1960s or '70s.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 400 BC
Date to: Circa 2500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 132.78 mm
Width: 58.45 mm
Thickness: 35 mm
Weight: 340 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B13-705

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wokingham (Unitary Authority)
District: Wokingham (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Wokingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU8168
Four figure Latitude: 51.40525306
Four figure longitude: -0.83688545
1:25K map: SU8168
1:10K map: SU86NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

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Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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