WILT-E9A422:

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FLAKE

Unique ID: WILT-E9A422

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Neolithic flint flake, dating to the period 4500-2000 BC. This is a secondary flake with small areas of cortex remaining, broadly rectangular in shape and measuring 46.15mm in length and 25.55mm at maximum width. The bulb of percussion is visible and has a bulbar scar. The flint is a dark grey in colour. The flake weighs 9.13 grams.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4500 BC
Date to: Circa 2000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 46.15 mm
Width: 25.55 mm
Weight: 9.13 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5286

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Oaksey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9994
Four figure Latitude: 51.6447975
Four figure longitude: -2.01584933
1:25K map: ST9994
1:10K map: ST99SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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