NLM-E5B982: Neolithic to Early Bronze Age Scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NLM-E5B982

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Neolithic to Early Bronze Age Scraper. The primary flake has cortex on both faces and the translucent grey flint is covered with an opaque white patina. The dorsal face is completely covered with cortex and the ventral face has cortex in the centre and retouch on the left upper edge and right lower edge. The length is 44.2mm, the width is 54.6mm, the thickness is 10.3mm and the weight is 30.21g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 3500 BC
Date to: Circa 1500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 44.2 mm
Width: 54.6 mm
Thickness: 10.3 mm
Weight: 30.21 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2007

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM11430

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)
To be known as: Barton Upon Humber

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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