LVPL-64B6E5: Bronze Age flint scraper

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Unique ID: LVPL-64B6E5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Thumbnail scraper in mottled grey flint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: BRONZE AGE

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 25 mm
Width: 17.6 mm
Thickness: 6.6 mm
Weight: 3.98 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st September 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath
Identified by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Little Budworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ6559
Four figure Latitude: 53.127009
Four figure longitude: -2.524506
1:25K map: SJ6559
1:10K map: SJ65NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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: LVPL
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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