NLM-737ED1: Neolithic Side and End Scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NLM-737ED1

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A Neolithic Side and End Scraper. The translucent dark brown flint is largely covered with a thick creamy coloured cortex on dorsal face. The distal end and right side of the dorsal face have scaled semi-abrupt retouch. The ventral face is plain with a small bulb of percussion. The length is 33.9mm, the width is 26.5mm, the thickness is 10.7mm and the weight is 10.57g.

Class: Side and End

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 2100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 33.9 mm
Width: 26.5 mm
Weight: 10.57 g
Diameter: 10.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2006

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM10986

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked
Completeness: Complete

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: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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