SWYOR-210732: flint core

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Unique ID: SWYOR-210732

Object type certainty: Certain
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A flint possible core dating from the Late Neolithic or Bronze Age period. It is formed from patinated grey flint and is oval in plan and cross-section. There are numerous confused multi-directional removals from both faces. The core is 43.6mm long, 30.4mm wide, 18.6mm thick. 30.82g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 3300 BC
Date to: Circa 1000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 43.6 mm
Width: 30.4 mm
Thickness: 18.6 mm
Weight: 30.82 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st May 2014 - Thursday 26th February 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 2509

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
District: Doncaster (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Sykehouse (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE6417
Four figure Latitude: 53.64560257
Four figure longitude: -1.03333375
1:25K map: SE6417
1:10K map: SE61NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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