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Unique ID: HAMP-648259

Object type certainty: Certain
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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.


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


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

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Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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