GLO-642444: GLO-642444 Neolithic Flake

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Unique ID: GLO-642444

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Large flake the has one arise running down the centre of the dorsal, on the top edge of the ventral side is a hinge fracture. Inverse scaled, short and semi-abrupt retouch on the upper half of the left side. Very dark grey flint with lighter patches.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4500 BC
Date to: Circa 2200 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 76 mm
Width: 42 mm
Thickness: 15 mm
Weight: 45.34 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st June 2015 - Friday 1st January 2016

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: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
Parish or ward: Woolaston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6099
Four figure Latitude: 51.68832145
Four figure longitude: -2.58003527
1:25K map: ST6099
1:10K map: ST69NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
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: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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