SUR-438658: Mesolithic : Scraper

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Unique ID: SUR-438658

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A group of three Mesolithic flints comprising the third group from this site. The worked flint comprises:

1. Scraper, mottled grey flint 53.67x34.53mm

2. Truncated Mesolithic blade, light grey flint 38.20 x 10.62mm

3. Microlith with obliquely backed point possibly early Mesolithic as it is long and narrow 31.31 x 7.03mm

Dr Kevin Leahy observes: The latter two objects appear to be obliquely blunted flint points of Early Mesolithic date.

Class: Group A

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 10500 BC
Date to: Circa 4300 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 3

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mr Roger Ellaby
Secondary identifier: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 12-283

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Waverley (District)
Parish or ward: Farnham (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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