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Unique ID: BERK-02F2BC

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A Neolithic to Bronze Age flint large side scraper with modern damage. Retouch on distal lateral, cortex remaining, quite crude. Dates to probably late Neolithic to Bronze Age to the period 2500 to 1800 BC.


Oxfordshire & West Berkshire PAS Record Sheet No: P568

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2500 BC
Date to: Circa 1800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 45.8 mm
Width: 38.3 mm
Thickness: 11.6 mm
Weight: 19.3 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 15th September 2017

Rally details.

This object was found at Detectival 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Michael Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Ascott-under-Wychwood (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3117
Four figure Latitude: 51.850739
Four figure longitude: -1.55135005
1:25K map: SP3117
1:10K map: SP31NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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