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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: HESH-C6BB4E

Object type certainty: Certain
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82 pieces / flakes of tertiary flint debitage of Neolithic date. All of the flakes within the group have been burnt in a fire - possibly suggesting this waste has been utilised as pot boilers. All have a white coloured patina which is crazed through heat cracking. None of edges have been reworked.

They have a bulk weight of 190 grams

The largest flake measures: 27.6mm length, 24.2mm width is 15.1mm thick and weighs 8.99 grams

The Smallest flake measures: 10.6mm length, 11.4mm width is 2.4 thick and weighs 0.23 grams

Notes:

The flints in this record have not been photographed

Class: Tertiary
Sub class: Burnt

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 1800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 82
Weight: 190 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Shropshire Museum Service; Object Entry Form: E.01743

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Pembridge and Lyonshall with Titley (Unitary Authority Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO3658
Four figure Latitude: 52.21647872
Four figure longitude: -2.93818457
1:25K map: SO3658
1:10K map: SO35NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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