|Type of record:||Find Spot|
|Name:||Late Neolithic axehead|
A Late Neolithic flaked flint axehead, found by fieldwalking in 1994.
Images - none
|Grid Reference:||TF 8483 2862|
|Parish:||EAST RUDHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK|
August 1994. Fieldwalking.
152mm x 54 x 31 of unusually pronounced plano convex section.
Grey to grey/brown flint with small coarse grained inclusions.
Flaked over whole of the curved face, steeply at the lateral edges; the more planor face has shallow invasive flaking with an area of natural cleavage towards one end.
There are signs of useage/wear on the planor face at both ends.
Neolithic, probably Late Neolithic.
Identified by P. Robins (NCM), 8 August 1994.
Drawing in file.
B. Cushion (NLA), August 1994.
- FINDSPOT (Late Neolithic - 3000 BC to 2351 BC)
- FLAKED AXEHEAD (Late Neolithic - 3000 BC to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Illustration: 2001. Finds Illustration. |
|---||Secondary File: Secondary File. |
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