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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: SF-0C4293

Object type certainty: Certain
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10 worked flints.
1-2: 2 very small flakes/spalls one with a hinge fracture 1 with natural striking platform, unpatinated probably later prehistoric in date.
3: Squat flake with hinge fracture part patinated probably Bronze Age in date.
4: Truncated blade like flake with cortex on distal end, unpatinated, probably Neolithic or early Bronze Age.
5-7: 3 long flakes with edge retouch/use wear, 1 with natural striking platform, Neolithic or early Bronze Age in date.
8: small flake slightly rolled, possibly natural or lower palaeolithic.
9: Slightly rolled flake with possible retouch, possibly natural or lower Palaleolithic.
10: Small blade, lightly patinated, Mesolithic or Neolithic in date.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: PALAEOLITHIC
Period from: PALAEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 500 BC
Date to: Circa 1150 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 10

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st March 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Dr Colin Pendleton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Cavenham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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