PUBLIC-C81C99:

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CORE

Unique ID: PUBLIC-C81C99

Object type certainty: Certain
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A type B2 core of probable late Neolithic to early Bronze Age date, circa 2500BC - 1500BC. The core is pale grey in colour with paler inclusions. It has two distinct striking platforms, one oblique, with multiple parallel flakes removed.

Length: 29.1mm, width: 27.2mm and thickness 28.2mm. Weight: 22.2gm.

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 2500 BC
Date to: Circa 1500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 29.1 mm
Width: 27.2 mm
Thickness: 28.2 mm
Weight: 22.2 g

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Jeff Lyons
Identified by: Mr Jeff Lyons

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cottam (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9767
Four figure Latitude: 54.0897776
Four figure longitude: -0.51849661
1:25K map: SE9767
1:10K map: SE96NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
Discovery circumstances: metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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