NLM-AF0341: Neolithic to Early Bronze Age Scraper

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Unique ID: NLM-AF0341

Object type certainty: Certain
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A semi-circular late Neolithic to early Bronze Age scraper of a dark brown translucent flint. The dorsal face has a large patch of cortex in the centre and scaled invasive retouch around most of the circumference. The ventral face is plain. The length is 34.0mm, the width is 30.2mm, the thickness is 13.4mm and the weight is 14.10g.

Class: Semi-circular

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2500 BC
Date to: Circa 1500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 34 mm
Width: 30.2 mm
Thickness: 13.4 mm
Weight: 14.1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st October 2007

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: NLM11894

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
To be known as: Collingham

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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