NLM-D64221: Mesolithic Debitage

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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: NLM-D64221

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

Grey flint debitage. Two tiny chips with narrow parallel flakes struck from their dorsal sides and with a bulb or a concavity on their ventral surfaces. Patches of misty patina suggest they were subsequently exposed to a calcareous environment. Suggested date: Late Mesolithic, 7000-4000 BC.

Combined Weight: 1.60gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MESOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 7000 BC
Date to: Circa 4000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2
Weight: 1.6 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 18th January 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM38704

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Waddington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9766
Four figure Latitude: 53.18226655
Four figure longitude: -0.54995541
1:25K map: SK9766
1:10K map: SK96NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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