NLM-70FD0D: Neolithic Debitage

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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: NLM-70FD0D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Translucent pale grey flint of high quality, debitage fragment. An irregular thin flake with broad parallel flakes struck from its dorsal side and with a bulb at one end of an undulating ventral surface. The bulb end and perhaps other edges have been recently chipped. Suggested date: Early Neolithic, 4000-3500 BC.

Length: 23.5mm, Width: 25.4mm, Thickness: 3.2mm, Weight: 2.15gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 3500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23.5 mm
Width: 25.4 mm
Thickness: 3.2 mm
Weight: 2.15 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 31st March 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM42148

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Blyborough

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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