NLM-F858B4: Mesolithic to Neolithic End Scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NLM-F858B4

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A Mesolithic to Neolithic end scraper. The opaque grey flint has cream patches and a large patch of cortex on the dorsal face. The distal end of the dorsal face has invasive scaled retouch and the ventral face is plain with a small bulb of percussion. The length is 32.6mm, the width is 30.9mm, the thickness is 7.9mm and the weight is 9.37g.

Class: 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: 32.6 mm
Width: 30.9 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm
Weight: 9.37 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: NLM11304

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

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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