Record Details

NHER Number:7592
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead

Summary

A Neolithic polished axehead, made of flint.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TG 2183 2378
Map Sheet:TG22SW
Parish:BRAMPTON, BROADLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

Before 1970.
Polished flint axe, section shows position of haft, indicated by slight swelling to prevent axe being pushed back by force
of blow.
Drawn T. H. Clough (NCM) 1971, (S1).

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2351 BC)

Associated Finds

  • 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. Brampton.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Illustration: Clough, T.. 1970. Drawing of a Neolithic polished axehead.. Card. 1:1.

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