HAMP-648259:

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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: HAMP-648259

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

Undatable Prehistoric (probably Bronze Age or early Iron Age, c.2100-600 BC) flint retouched secondary debitage with a concave dorsal face retaining 75% cortex. A projection at the proximal end has short, scaled semi-abrupt retouch to its dorsal outside edge and above this to the ventral face possible short scaled abrupt retouch to create a notch.
The flint is grey-brown in colour with few patination spots and translucent at the thinner edges. The object measures 52.9mm in length, 40.1mm in width, 13.2mm in thickness and weighs 22.58g.

Notes:

With thanks to Alex Bliss, Sophie Flynn and Peter Reavill for their help in identifying this.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: IRON AGE
Date from: Circa 2100 BC
Date to: Circa 600 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 52.9 mm
Width: 40.1 mm
Thickness: 13.2 mm
Weight: 22.58 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 10th October 2014 - Friday 10th October 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 767

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Havant (District)
Parish or ward: St. Faith's (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7305
Four figure Latitude: 50.83993238
Four figure longitude: -0.96461415
1:25K map: SU7305
1:10K map: SU70NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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