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BARBED AND TANGED ARROWHEAD

Unique ID: SUR-18602B

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A flint barbed and tanged arrowhead of Sutton Type, 30.5mm in length and dating to the early to middle Bronze Age (2400 - 1000 BC). The arrowhead is bifacial worked from pale brown flint, with covering scaled low-angle retouch. The patina is pale grey suggesting prolonged deposition in a calcareous environment. One barb has broken away and there is recent damage to both long edges.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2400 BC
Date to: Circa 1000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 30.5 mm
Width: 19.9 mm
Thickness: 3.7 mm
Weight: 1.93 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: West Oxfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Milton-under-Wychwood (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP2515
Four figure Latitude: 51.83305723
Four figure longitude: -1.63859925
1:25K map: SP2515
1:10K map: SP21NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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