NLM-B09496: Neolithic to Bronze Age Scraper

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Unique ID: NLM-B09496

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A complete translucent grey coloured Flint End Scraper. The dorsal face is almost completely covered with cortex, which continues on one side of the scraper to a small piece on the ventral face. The dorsal face has steep and invasive scaled retouch on the distal end and a large flake removed on the left side. The ventral face is plain and has been split at distal end. The length is 36.8mm, the width is 25.7mm and the weight is 7.75g.

Class: End

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2500 BC
Date to: Circa 1500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 36.8 mm
Width: 25.7 mm
Weight: 7.75 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st February 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM10404

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Chorley (District)
Parish or ward: Wheelton and Withnell (District Ward)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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