LEIC-7C7114:

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ARROWHEAD

Unique ID: LEIC-7C7114

Object type certainty: Certain
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Late Neolithic to Early Bronze Age flint oblique arrowhead. Mid mottled-brown opaque patina, tertiary, tip produced by oblique truncations that have then been abruptly retouched. Notching around the base has created a pointed barb on the right. Both edges have been abruptly retouched (short, parallel).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 3300 BC
Date to: Circa 1000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 43 mm
Width: 30 mm
Thickness: 13 mm
Weight: 17.3 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Jane Southgate
Identified by: Dr Alan Massey
Secondary identifier: Mr Rupert Birtwistle

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Scalford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7724
Four figure Latitude: 52.80806265
Four figure longitude: -0.85915052
1:25K map: SK7724
1:10K map: SK72SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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