NLM-F8A3A2: Mesolithic to Neolithic Scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NLM-F8A3A2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Mesolithic to Neolithic scraper of an opaque mottled pale grey flint. The dorsal face has scaled retouch on the distal end and on both edges above the mesial point. The ventral face is plain with a small bulb of percussion. The length is 30.7mm, the width is 30.2mm, the thickness is 8.3mm and the weight is 5.28g.

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: 30.7 mm
Width: 30.2 mm
Thickness: 8.3 mm
Weight: 5.28 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: NLM11312

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

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: 8 years ago

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