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Unique ID: NMS-D6EA42

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

Neolithic to Bronze Age blade dating to the period c. 4000 - 701 BC. Tertiary flake, the bulb of percussion is missing due to a transverse break. Five dorsal scars from previous flake removal. No visible retouch. Mottled grey flint with some coarse, lighter inclusions.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 701 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 58 mm
Width: 29.8 mm
Thickness: 8.5 mm
Weight: 10.9 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 5th January 2018 - Friday 5th January 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61356
Other reference: IND24012018AM

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Barton Turf (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG3322
Four figure Latitude: 52.74536424
Four figure longitude: 1.45063533
1:25K map: TG3322
1:10K map: TG32SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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