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Hammerstone

 

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UKDFD : 45260
Description:
A hammerstone/pounder dating between the Bronze Age and Roman periods. The stone is of a grey-orange colour with quartz and iron inclusions, sub-oval in shape with flattened sides. Two opposing flattened sides have small circular; thumb-sized depressions.
Object Type: Hammerstone
Object Classification: Sub-oval
Period: Bronze Age to Roman
Date Range: 2150 BC - AD 410
Primary Material: Stone
Size (mm): 70.22mm
Weight (grams): 340g
Record created by: Hidden
Findspot: Hullavington
County: WILTSHIRE
Parish: Hidden
Recorded elsewhere: Yes. PAS: WILT-EAAF56
Finder: Hidden
Metal Detector Used: Minelab SE Pro
Record validated by: Sandra Shaw
Keywords: Hammerstone


 

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Registered: May 2011
Location: Bristol
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Comment Date: Tue May 19, 2015
Agree with info. Nice find
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