LEIC-98A64E: Palaeolithic to Neolithic flint  fabricator

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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: LEIC-98A64E

Object type certainty: Possibly
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Palaeolithic (Upper) to Neolithic (Later) fabricator, 75mm long, 24mm wide, 28mm thick and 50.8g in weight. Made on a chalky white flint of poor quality. The fabricator is quite large and chunky and has been worked on all sides but still possesses a triangular cross-section.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: PALAEOLITHIC
Period from: PALAEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 40000 BC
Date to: Exactly 1501 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 75 mm
Width: 24 mm
Thickness: 28 mm
Weight: 50.8 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Mr Rupert Birtwistle

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Burton Coggles (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9624
Four figure Latitude: 52.80501983
Four figure longitude: -0.57737186
1:25K map: SK9624
1:10K map: SK92SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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