|Type of record:||Find Spot|
A Neolithic polished stone axehead.
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Polished stone axe (greenstone) with bevelled edge.
13.9cm long by 4.4cm by 2.7cm.
See (S1) (Maori type) but probably genuine.
R. R. Clarke (NCM) and T. Clough (NCM)
- FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
- POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
Protected Status - none
Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
|---||Record Card: Clarke, R. R. and NCM Staff. 1933-1973. Norwich Castle Museum Record Card - Neolithic. Castle Acre. |
|<S1>||Publication: Rye, W. 1909. Catalogue of Antiquities Found Principally in East Anglia. p 113. |
|<S2>||Article in Serial: Clough, T. H. Mck. and Green, B. 1972. The petrological identification of stone implements from East Anglia. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. Vol 38 pp 108-155. N.11. Geol Survey Eng. 1399. |
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