Record Details

NHER Number:20945
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Neolithic axehead


A Neolithic polished flint axehead, found before 1984.

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Full description

Pre November 1984. From unknown location in parish.
Polished flint axe 11cm long of grey flint.
This shape suggests it was originally larger but broke in the middle and was subsequently reflaked at the butt end and further part polished.
Identified by J. J. Wymer (NAU) November 1984

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.

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