|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Unprovenanced Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead (Matlask, poorly located)|
In 1974 a Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead was found at an unknown location in Matlask parish.
Images - none
|Parish:||MATLASK, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
1974. Stray Find.
Exact site and circumstances of discovery unknown:
1 Mesolithic chipped flint axe with tranchet flake removed. See drawing (S1). Information from (S2).
This discovery was first reported in (S3).
Amended by P. Watkins (HES), 19 June 2014.
- FINDSPOT (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
- TRANCHET AXEHEAD (Mesolithic - 10000 BC to 4001 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
|<S1>||Illustration: Gregory, T. 1974. Drawing of a Mesolithic flint tranchet axehead from Matlask. Card. 1:1. |
|<S2>||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Mesolithic. |
|<S3>||Serial: 1974. Council for British Archaeology Group 7 Bulletin of Archaeological Discoveries for 1974. No 21. p 6. |
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