FAKL-97E72E: Flint debitage

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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: FAKL-97E72E

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Flint flake, perhaps from trimming a core, dorsal face bears the scars left by the removal of broad blades or flakes, ventral face shows a single surface with a low bulb or percussion. Flint transluscent, pale grey with some cream coloured inclusions. Length 25.3mm, Width 18.1mm, Thickness 6.9mm, Mass 3.22g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 8000 BC
Date to: Circa 3400 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 25.3 mm
Width: 18.1 mm
Thickness: 6.9 mm
Weight: 3.22 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

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: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Broughton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9608
Four figure Latitude: 53.55984937
Four figure longitude: -0.55217315
1:25K map: SE9608
1:10K map: SE90NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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