NMS-D2F0DB: Neolithic axehead

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Unique ID: NMS-D2F0DB

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Neolithic ground or polished axehead made of course grained green micaceous schist, now highly abraded with only very small patches or the original surface surviving. Length 105mm. Width 64mm. Thickness 26mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 2351 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 105 mm
Width: 64 mm
Thickness: 26 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 7th May 2014 - Saturday 7th June 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Erica Darch
Identified by: Mr Jason Gibbons

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 58958
Other reference: IND07052014NCM

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Lessingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG3928
Four figure Latitude: 52.79658135
Four figure longitude: 1.54372107
1:25K map: TG3928
1:10K map: TG32NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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