WAW-4AD13D: Mesolithic to Neolithic debitage (plan).

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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: WAW-4AD13D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Mesolithic to Neolithic (8300 - 2100BC) debitage in the form of five tertiary flakes:

  1. Tertiary flake: The ventral face has conchoidal ripples and a small bulb of percussion. The dorsal surface has two scars. The distal end is missing. The flake is sub-square in plan. The flint is a mottled dark grey/brown colour. 12.09mm long, x 12.61mm wide x 3.91mm thick, weighing 0.62g.
  2. Tertiary flake: The ventral face has conchoidal ripples and the bulb of percussion is missing. The dorsal surface has multiple fine, scars. The flint is patinated. 24.26mm long, x 13.58mm wide x 3.27mm thick, weighing 0.87g.
  3. Tertiary flake: The ventral face has conchoidal ripples and a small bulb of percussion. The dorsal surface has two scars. The distal end is missing, but not recently. The flake is sub-trapezoidal in plan. The flint is forming a patinated surface. 16.55mm long, x 17.25mm wide x 3.57mm thick, weighing 1.06g.
  4. Tertiary flake: The ventral face has conchoidal ripples and a small bulb of percussion. The dorsal surface has one scar. The distal end is missing. The flake is sub-triangular in plan. The flint is a mottled dark light grey colour. 19.99mm long, x 18.51mm wide x 4.99mm thick, weighing 1.76g.
  5. Tertiary flake: The ventral face has conchoidal ripples and the bulb of percussion is missing. The dorsal surface has multiple, vertical fine, scars. The flint is patinated white. 25.52mm long, x 16.2mm wide x 2.77mm thick, weighing 1.36g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 8300 BC
Date to: Circa 2100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 5

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 30th January 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bosbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO6742
Four figure Latitude: 52.07537197
Four figure longitude: -2.48290496
1:25K map: SO6742
1:10K map: SO64SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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