NLM-F84793: Mesolithic to Neolithic Side and End Scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NLM-F84793

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Mesolithic to Neolithic side and end scraper. The opaque dark brown flint has a large patch on cortex and a flake scar on the dorsal face. The distal end and right edge has steep parallel retouch. The ventral face is plain, with some concoidal marks. The length is 22.5mm, the width is 29.3mm, the thickness is 8.9mm and the weight is 7.79g.

Class: Side and End

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 6500 BC
Date to: Circa 2100 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 22.5 mm
Width: 29.3 mm
Thickness: 8.9 mm
Weight: 7.79 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 1976

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves
Secondary identifier: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM11302

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Roxby cum Risby (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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