NMS-91419B:

Rights Holder: Norfolk County Council
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BLADE

Unique ID: NMS-91419B

Object type certainty: Certain
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Correction blade from an opposed platform core, Hard hammer struck, of unpatinated mottled grey flint with some small iron scrapes from agicultural impements. Bulb of percussion removed by a transverse bending fracture, some irregular damage or use wear to both lateral edges. Possibly Upper Palaeolithic.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: PALAEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: PALAEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: PALAEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 12000 BC
Date to: Circa 10000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 119 mm
Width: 36.5 mm
Thickness: 20 mm
Weight: 88 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 19th October 2017 - Wednesday 15th November 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jason Gibbons
Identified by: Mr Jason Gibbons

Other reference numbers

Other reference: AHS112017

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Waveney (District)
Parish or ward: Flixton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM3187
Four figure Latitude: 52.43213629
Four figure longitude: 1.39666354
1:25K map: TM3187
1:10K map: TM38NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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