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Record ID: BUC-4B2344
Object type: AXE
Broad period: NEOLITHIC
County: Buckinghamshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A pale grey polished flint axe. The width of the axe tapers, along the 116.9mm length, slightly from 35.51 to 33.55mm. The axe has beem considerably reworked more than once. The initially about a third of both sides has been reflaked, giving one end a chisel shaped tip. Further reworking cuts throught the previous patination. The blade of the polished end has been chipped in several places.
Created on: Friday 13th May 2005
Last updated: Tuesday 12th August 2014
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Little Horwood', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BUC-321762
Object type: AXE
Broad period: NEOLITHIC
County: Buckinghamshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A polished flint axe slightly damaged on the cutting edges
Created on: Monday 1st September 2003
Last updated: Thursday 24th February 2011
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Chesham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BUC-B7ACE2
Object type: AXE
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Buckinghamshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
A well preserved late Early Medieval asymmetric iron axehead. The socket for the haft is D shaped in section and has triangular projections or spurs pointing up and down the haft on both sides. The curved blade does not appear to have any signs of wear. The author is indebted to Dr Kevin Leahy for his suggestion that this axe is similar to Wheeler's type VI in 'London and the Vikings' [Wheeler, REM 1927 p19-25]. Wheeler divides 7th-11th century axes into six types chronologically and dates type VI as starting around 1000AD, adding that there were 15 examples from the Thames and seve…
Created on: Tuesday 24th May 2011
Last updated: Monday 26th March 2012
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Longwick area', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SUR-2B9811
Object type: AXE
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: Buckinghamshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
The side loop from a Late Bronze Age socketed axe. The loop is oval in section.
Created on: Tuesday 1st January 2013
Last updated: Monday 13th January 2014
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