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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: SF-9CCFB8

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

A complete flint flake of Neolithic to early Bronze Age date. The flake is small and squat with several sharp points around the sides. There are no obvious signs of retouch. It has a narrow butt and prominant bulb of percussion. The flint is translucent brown in colour.

Length: 36.49mm, width: 34.27mm, thickness: 4.45mm, weight: 3.32g

Class: flake

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 1601 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 36.49 mm
Width: 34.27 mm
Thickness: 4.45 mm
Weight: 3.32 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st April 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Booth
Identified by: Ms Anna Booth

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Thurston

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: SF
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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