GAT-EDD96B: Mesolithic Flint Blade (front view)

Rights Holder: Gwynedd Archaeological Trust
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Unique ID: GAT-EDD96B

Object type certainty: Certain
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Tertiary blade ie no cortex, 32 x 16 x 5mm. Cream coloured flint but well-weathered. Unworked. Probably punch-struck.


Probably Mesolithic.

(George Smith, Gwynedd Archaeological Trust)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33.53 mm
Width: 15.17 mm
Thickness: 4.93 mm
Weight: 2 g

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Roland Flook
Identified by: Mr Roland Flook

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: PRN32883
Other reference: PAS2014-36-004

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gwynedd (Unitary Authority)
District: Gwynedd (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Aberdaron (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SH1424
Four figure Latitude: 52.78144791
Four figure longitude: -4.75929342
1:25K map: SH1424
1:10K map: SH12SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GAT
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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