HAMP-8593BB: Neolithic/ Bronze Age lithic implement (probably)

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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: HAMP-8593BB

Object type certainty: Probably
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A fragment of Neolithic/ Bronze Age (c. 4000 - 800 BC) lithic implement, consisting of a retouched curved edge triangular in profile and D-shaped (the straight edge being the break). At the break, it is oval in cross-section. The flint is buff in colour, translucent at the edges and with light patination spots. There is very short, scaled, abrupt retouch around the curved edge. It measures 11.7mm in length, 16.7mm in max.width, 7.9mm in max.thickness and weighs 1.57g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 11.7 mm
Width: 16.7 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm
Weight: 1.57 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 254

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
Parish or ward: Ropley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6632
Four figure Latitude: 51.08353118
Four figure longitude: -1.05912467
1:25K map: SU6632
1:10K map: SU63SE
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.

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Audit data

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

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