NLM-CF4AB6: Bronze Age scraper

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Unique ID: NLM-CF4AB6

Object type certainty: Certain
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Dark grey high quality flint with cortex, scraper. Sub-triangular flake with hard hammer scars positioned erratically across its ventral surface, and with pressure flaked retouch executed from the ventral aspect along one edge, together with subsequent, possibly recent and fortuitous, damage. Suggested date: Early Bronze Age, 2100-1500 BC.

Length: 34.2mm, Width: 31.2mmn, Thickness: 10.3mm, Weight: 9.56gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2100 BC
Date to: Circa 1500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 34.2 mm
Width: 31.2 mm
Thickness: 10.3 mm
Weight: 9.56 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 15th October 2012

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM21178a

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)
Parish or ward: Winterton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9218
Four figure Latitude: 53.650421
Four figure longitude: -0.609593
1:25K map: SE9218
1:10K map: SE91NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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