NLM-5C2E1D: Neolithic Core

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Unique ID: NLM-5C2E1D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Grey flint with cortex and cloudy patina Core. Lump worked mainly from one end with broad and narrow parallel flakes struck from three sides, possibly using a rejuvenated core provided with a flat platform at one end. Suggested date: Neolithic, 4000-2350 BC.

Length: 36.8mm, Width: 30.3mm, Thickness: 29.7mm, Weight: 50.30gms.

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 2350 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 36.8 mm
Width: 30.3 mm
Thickness: 29.7 mm
Weight: 50.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM27188

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Swinhope

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Updated: 4 years ago

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