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Unique ID: NMS-146C11

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

Two hard hammer struck flakes, both secondary, one grey and the other black unpatinated flint, both have slight use-wear/damage to the edges. Late prehistoric, Neolithic to Bronze Age, 4,000 to 700 BC.

Black flake: 34 x 17.5 x 5.5 mm, 3 g.

Grey: 37 x 23 x 3.5 mm, 3 g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 701 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2
Weight: 6 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st September 2017 - Monday 25th September 2017

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 63192
Other reference: IND25092017AM

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Langham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF9941
Four figure Latitude: 52.92951254
Four figure longitude: 0.95927045
1:25K map: TF9941
1:10K map: TF94SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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