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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: SF-757A43

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A large dark grey scraper made on a sub-circular flake with approximately 10% cortex remaining on the proximal end. The object has been extensively steeply retouched around one side and extending to the distal end indicating that it is a side scraper. It measures 43.69mm in length, 54.83mm in width, 10.07mm in thickness and weighs 36.50g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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: 43.69 mm
Width: 54.83 mm
Thickness: 10.07 mm
Weight: 36.5 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st March 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle
Identified by: Miss Justine Biddle

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: South Cambridgeshire (District)
To be known as: Croxton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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