Stonehenge and the Ashmolean

 

Objects from the Hawley excavations (1921-28)

Accession Number Context Source Description
1932.b Stonehenge H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Piece of stone, worked smooth on one side.
1932.3 Ditch 2065A 1926 excavation H.M Office of Works- Hawley Excavation Rhyolite, very roughly fashioned, sub-ovate form.
1932.4a from slaughter stone H.M Office of Works- Hawley Excavation Flint, very rough work, with signs of batter on some faces.
1932.4b from slaughter stone H.M Office of Works- Hawley Excavation Flint, very rough work, with signs of batter on some faces.
1932.4c from slaughter stone H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Flint, very rough work, with signs signs of batter on some faces.

1932.5 373 B area of stones no. 8&9 H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Hammerstone, flint, rough trapezoidal form, with chisel edge showing signs of batter.
1932.6 2027A 14" above bottom (1926). (above bottom of ditch in chalk rubble) H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Portion of chisel, flint, white patina: rounded cutting edge L.053 W.040 T.020 (axe or chisel).
1932.7a 2072A-(2079A?) from bottom of Ditch SSW H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Whitish flint core.
1932.7b Ditch bottom layer 2073A (1926) H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations whitish patinated flint ?scraper.
1932.7c Ditch bottom layer 2074A (1926) H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Large core.
1932.7d Ditch bottom layer 2075A SSW Section July 1926 H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Whitish core.
1932.7e Bottom layer Ditch 2076A (1926) H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations White flake.
1932.7f Ditch 2077A SSW July 15 1926 H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Grayish flint core.
1932.7g Ditch 2078a, July 1926 H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Grayish flint core.
1932.7h 2079A H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations White with blue flint core.
1932.8   H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Specimen of sarsen.
1932.9a   H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Specimen of dolerite 'blue stone'.
1932.10   H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Specimen of rhyolite.
1932.11 RT eg.12 written on object H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Specimen of volcanic ash.
1932.12 foundations of 4869-marked 6984 (?4869 on card) H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Mawl /Hammerstone? Quartzite pebble with percussion marks.
1932.13 foundations of 4872 H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Hammerstone, grey quartzite.
1932.15 2093 A ditch west of New Causeway & from immediately following the small crater July 1926 H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations

Pick, Red Deer antler: antler cut from deer skull; brow tine for use & no more tines between it & 1st branch.

1932.16 Ditch (1926 July) SSW Section S of South Causeway 2096A H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Pick, Red Deer antler: antler cast by deer: brow tine for use c.200mm L, worn at tip: bez line broken off, no more tines between it & branch.
1932.17 2104A (as last) H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations "Rake"-red deer antler: upper end of antler with three tines, all worn with use.
1932.19a Ditch top 1926, 2069 H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations White patina: small elongated scraper.
1932.19b Ditch top 1926 H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations White patina: worked point.
1932.20   H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Piece of rhyolite: oblong form: worked along one edge.
1932.21 Ditch top layer 1926, 2095C H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Chalk: quarter of perforated disc.
1932.22 Ditch in chalk rubble 2062A Ditch A,4,2062 H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Chalk ball, half of.
1932.23 From top layer Ditch, early rubble H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Box of pottery sherds, miscellaneous, marked 2029-2061 (2027-2061-cards) BA-RB.
1932.24 From top layer ditch, early rubble H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Box of pottery sherds, miscellaneous, marked 2062-2094 (Neo-RB).
1932.25 From top layer ditch, early rubble H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Box of pottery sherds, miscellaneous, marked 2095-2108 (pottery and iron, Neo +) 2 nails, misc sherds.
1932.26 From top layer ditch, early rubble H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Box of pottery sherds, miscellaneous, marked 2109-2153.
1932.27 From top layer ditch, early rubble H.M. Office of Works- Hawley Excavations Box of pottery sherds, miscellaneous, marked 2154-2169a, and a tooth.
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