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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: SF-CB9EB2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A fragment of flinkworking debitage of probable Neolithic to early Bronze Age date. It is a narrow oval shape with long, narrow flaking scars on the dorsal face. A secondary flake with cortex still covering the distal end of the dorsal face. The butt is narrow and the bulb has been removed. The flint is dark brown in colour with very little patination.

Length: 44.84mm, width: 23.52mm, thickness: 8.00mm, weight: 9.22g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 44.84 mm
Width: 23.52 mm
Thickness: 8 mm
Weight: 9.22 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st June 2017

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: Bedfield

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