WILT-E9B3CC:

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FLAKE

Unique ID: WILT-E9B3CC

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Neolithic flint retouched flake, dating to the period 4500-2000 BC. This is a tertiary flake with no area of cortex remaining, broadly rectangular in shape and measuring 27.15mm in length, 16.1mm at maximum width and weighs 1.39 grams. No bulb of percussion is visible. The flake has slight retouch along one edge.

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: 27.15 mm
Width: 16.1 mm
Weight: 1.39 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.

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Audit data

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

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