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Unique ID: NMS-3C8B42

Object type certainty: Certain
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Neolithic or Bronze Age secondary hard hammer struck flake of dark flint with patchy patination. Bulbar face shows many possibly thermal fracture flaws. Measuring 33.5 x 34 x 10mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 700 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33.5 mm
Width: 34 mm
Thickness: 10 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 30th March 2016 - Wednesday 20th April 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Erica Darch
Identified by: Mr Jason Gibbons

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 29672
Other reference: DDMD042016

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Ickburgh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL8194
Four figure Latitude: 52.51382803
Four figure longitude: 0.66592666
1:25K map: TL8194
1:10K map: TL89SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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