DOR-E668C5: Late Neolithic to Early Bronze Age Keeled Core.

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CORE

Unique ID: DOR-E668C5

Object type certainty: Possibly
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A possible keeled or disc core produced in the process of blade and broad flake manufacture with platforms at acute angles to one another. The object is formed from a sub-rectangular flint nodule. Evidence of a failed blade platform is visible at one end. The flint is opaque and light grey in colour with a low-gloss patina and areas of red brown ferrous staining mainly on ridges.

Date: Late Neolithic to Early Bronze Age - 3300 to 1600 BC.

Dimensions: 70.9mm x 44mm x 28 mm.

Weight: 100g.

Class: Keeled

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 3300 BC
Date to: Circa 1600 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 70.9 mm
Width: 44 mm
Thickness: 28 mm
Weight: 100 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st April 2017 - Sunday 30th April 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Lucy Bevan
Identified by: Mrs Lucy Bevan

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS-019021

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Milton Abbas (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8101
Four figure Latitude: 50.80823778
Four figure longitude: -2.27102228
1:25K map: ST8101
1:10K map: ST80SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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