NLM-742807: Neolithic Debitage

Rights Holder: North Lincolnshire Museum
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

DEBITAGE

Unique ID: NLM-742807

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

Pale grey flint possible debitage. A small chunk with broad flakes struck from its dorsal side and a bulbar ventral surface, and with denser patina on one side which may indicate the reuse of a previously worked flint. Spots of orange suggest its subsequent incorporation in gravels. Suggested date: Neo0lithic, 4000-2350 BC.

Length: 40.2mm, Width: 21.8mm, Thickness: 15.8mm, Weight: 15.63gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 2350 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 40.2 mm
Width: 21.8 mm
Thickness: 15.8 mm
Weight: 15.63 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 3rd July 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39803

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)
To be known as: Low Burnham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: NLM-4546A3
Object type: DEBITAGE
Broadperiod: NEOLITHIC
Flint debitage. A thin flake with broad flakes struck from its dorsal side and with a bulb on its ventral surface. Dense creamy patina over a…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NLM-C8CB88
Object type: DEBITAGE
Broadperiod: NEOLITHIC
Flint possible debitage. A small flake with broad flakes struck from its dorsal side and with a bulb on the ventral surface, the latter with a…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NLM-F4D66E
Object type: DEBITAGE
Broadperiod: MESOLITHIC
Flint debitage. Seven small chunks and flakes, all debris from hard hammer working. The long narrow parallel flakes struck from the dorsal si…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.