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LIN-6325E1: Neolithic to Bronze Age date (c. 4000 - 801 BC) flint knife. Recorticated.

Rights Holder: Lincolnshire County Council
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KNIFE

Unique ID: LIN-6325E1

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

A probable Neolithic to Bronze Age date (c. 4000 - 801 BC) flint knife. Recorticated.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 801 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 32.16 mm
Width: 31.12 mm
Thickness: 10.88 mm
Weight: 10.44 g

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Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Walesby

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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