Record Details

NHER Number:39378
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic polished flint axehead

Summary

In 2003 a large Neolithic polished flint axehead was found at this location. It was probably used as a ceremonial object.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 1710 9529
Map Sheet:TM19NE
Parish:FORNCETT, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

January 2003. Found on surface.
Large polished flint axehead, probably ceremonial.
See description (S1) in file.
A. Rogerson (NLA), 3 June 2003.

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • CEREMONIAL OBJECT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)
  • POLISHED AXEHEAD (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Photograph: NLA. Finds Photograph.
---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Unpublished document: Robins, P.A.. Lithic Report.

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