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Unique ID: LEIC-92005E

Object type certainty: Certain
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Neolithic flint combination tool.

Made on a tertiary flint flake, light brownish-grey opaque patina. Both lateral edges notched on the ventral face with some abrupt (right) and semi-abrupt (left) scaler retouch. An awl has also been fashioned on the left edge.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 3300 BC
Date to: Circa 1000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 46 mm
Width: 33 mm
Thickness: 10 mm
Weight: 11.6 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Jane Southgate
Identified by: Dr Alan Massey
Secondary identifier: Mr Rupert Birtwistle

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Eaton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7627
Four figure Latitude: 52.83516736
Four figure longitude: -0.87328523
1:25K map: SK7627
1:10K map: SK72NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Created: 11 days ago
Updated: 10 days ago

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