LEIC-582294: 582294
Knapping Stone

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Unique ID: LEIC-582294

Object type certainty: Certain
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quartzite pebble, 40mm in diamater, This small circular pebble has crushed edges suggesting it has been used as a knapping stone.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 40 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Stone

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Harborough (District)
Parish or ward: Dunton Bassett (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5491
Four figure Latitude: 52.51422
Four figure longitude: -1.205705
1:25K map: SP5491
1:10K map: SP59SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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