NLM-5C6130: Bronze Age Denticulate Implement

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Unique ID: NLM-5C6130

Object type certainty: Certain
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Pale grey opaque flint Denticulate Implement. Flake with broad flakes removed from the dorsal side and with faint ripples on the ventral. The dorsal side bears covering scalar low angle retouch across half its surface; clear of this, and beyond the line of a negative hinge fracture, one straight edge is serrated by short abrupt retouch executed from the dorsal aspect. Suggested date: Early Bronze Age, 2350-1600 BC.

Length: 41.7mm, Width: 28.2mm, Thickness: 6.1mm, Weight: 7.87gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2350 BC
Date to: Circa 1600 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 41.7 mm
Width: 28.2 mm
Thickness: 6.1 mm
Weight: 7.87 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: NLM27192

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

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

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