SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: SWYOR-BC17F3

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Two flint scrapers dating from the Neolithic period.

The larger is thick and irregular. It is formed on a chunk of mottled tan and gray flint with retouch along the left side. It is 40mm long, 31.41mm wide and 15.56mm thick. 18.65g.

The smaller is the snapped distal end of a larger flake. It is patinated gray flint with invasive retouch on the distal left side. It is 21.18mm long, 22.03mm wide and 7mm thick. 3.72g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 2100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 2

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mr Jason Dodds - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 1669

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of flint scraper

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire And The Humber
County: Doncaster
District: Doncaster
Parish: Sprotbrough And Cusworth

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5402
Four figure Latitude: 53.511917 Four figure longitude: -1.187177
1:25K map: SE5402
1:10K map: SE50SW
WOEID: 26346425
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

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References cited

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Created: Wednesday 15th February 2012
Updated: Wednesday 15th February 2012

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