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BLADE

Unique ID: NMS-DBD97D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Early Neolithic semi-hard hammer struck tertiary blade of pale grey patinated mottled grey flint with some spotty iron staining predominantly to the dorsal face, both lateral edges are damaged or worn. 42 x 12 x 4mm.

Finder's no. M1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 3001 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 42 mm
Width: 12 mm
Thickness: 4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 22nd September 2013 - Thursday 4th September 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Mr Jason Gibbons

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 53891
Other reference: SJ022015

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Great Massingham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7822
Four figure Latitude: 52.76626184
Four figure longitude: 0.63685311
1:25K map: TF7822
1:10K map: TF72SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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