GLO-FECA9C: GLO-FECA9C Neolithic core rejuvenation flake

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Core fragment/ rejuvenation flake that is triangular in cross-section. One face has multiple flaking scars that have been removed from two directions, the top of this faces has a prepared platform and 20% cortex on the right side. The other two faces have been a single fake removal with a large negative bulb of percussion. This is probably a core rejuvenation flake. Neolithic-Bronze Age

Class: rejuvenation flake

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4500 BC
Date to: Circa 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20 mm
Width: 48 mm
Thickness: 28 mm
Weight: 28.13 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st December 2010 - Monday 1st December 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Portbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST5073
Four figure Latitude: 51.4537613
Four figure longitude: -2.72097442
1:25K map: ST5073
1:10K map: ST57SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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