SWYOR-9C0D16: Neolithic debitage

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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: SWYOR-9C0D16

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

A group of seven pieces of flint debitage; blades, of probable late Neolithic to early Bronze Age date, about 3300 BC - 1000 BC.

They are formed on grey flint. Six are tertiary blades and the large one (row 1, column C) is a secondary blade. All are patinated to a greater or lesser degree, some to completely white.

Row 1, column A = finder's reference 240
Row 1, Column B = finder's reference 243
Row 1, Column C = finder's reference 226
​​​​​​​Row 2, Column A = finder's reference 221
​​​​​​​Row 2, Column B = finder's reference 229
​​​​​​​Row 2, Column C = finder's reference 238
​​​​​​​Row 2, Column D = finder's reference 225

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: 7

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 25th March 2019 - Monday 25th March 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 3372; finder's reference 221, 225, 226, 229, 238, 240 and 243

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 Yorkshire (County)
District: Selby (District)
Parish or ward: Kelfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5739
Four figure Latitude: 53.84412472
Four figure longitude: -1.13516082
1:25K map: SE5739
1:10K map: SE53NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: SWYOR
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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