SWYOR-24E99A: Neolithic to Bronze Age core

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Unique ID: SWYOR-24E99A

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

A flint core of probable Neolithic to Bronze Age date, 4000 BC - 1000 BC. It is formed on yellow grey flint with cortex surviving on one face. It is sub-conical in shape with one striking platform producing narrow blades, but only a few have been removed. It is 36.5mm long, 21.4mm wide and 12.9mm thick. 10.8g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 1000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 36.5 mm
Width: 21.4 mm
Thickness: 12.9 mm
Weight: 10.8 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 26th March 2019 - Tuesday 26th March 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS 3372; finder's reference: 269-272

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Selby (District)
Parish or ward: Kelfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5739
Four figure Latitude: 53.84412472
Four figure longitude: -1.13516082
1:25K map: SE5739
1:10K map: SE53NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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
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Updated: About one month ago

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