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BLADE

Unique ID: NMS-BA6727

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

Secondary, hard hammer struck blade-like flake, of brown patinated mottled flint, with pale patinated thermally fractured surfaces of the original nodule this was struck from, recent damage to the edges.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 70 mm
Width: 28 mm
Thickness: 10 mm
Weight: 20 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st April 2017 - Sunday 30th April 2017

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 31178
Other reference: IND07122017JS

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
Parish or ward: Salle (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG1225
Four figure Latitude: 52.78092939
Four figure longitude: 1.14197783
1:25K map: TG1225
1:10K map: TG12NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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