NCL-6A07B4: Fragment of flint blade

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Unique ID: NCL-6A07B4

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A fragment of a Mesolithic or Neolithic flint blade with two retouched edges. The blade is 23mm in length, 19mm in width.

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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23 mm
Width: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Richmondshire (District)
Parish or ward: Catterick (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NCL
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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