SWYOR-137334: Neolithic debitage flake

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DEBITAGE

Unique ID: SWYOR-137334

Object type certainty: Certain
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A flint flake, debitage from flint knapping, probably dating from the Neolithic (4000 BC - 2200 BC). It is a tertiary flake of tan coloured flint, and the flint is worn, perhaps from tumbling in water. It is 36.1mm long, 18.1mm wide and 5.7mm thick. 4.5g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 2200 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 36.1 mm
Width: 18.1 mm
Thickness: 5.7 mm
Weight: 4.5 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 30th January 2019 - Wednesday 30th January 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; finders reference 5

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: Cawood (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5837
Four figure Latitude: 53.82604058
Four figure longitude: -1.12034077
1:25K map: SE5837
1:10K map: SE53NE
Grid reference source: From 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: SWYOR
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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