FAKL-4741E1: Neolithic flint scraper

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Unique ID: FAKL-4741E1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Scraper, hollow made from a translucent grey flint with a carefully flaked, abrupt retouch forming a 7.0mm wide, hollow scraper. Late Neolithic-Early Bronze Age. Length 21.7mm, Width 15,1mm, Thickness 4,8mm

Class: Hollow

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 2700 BC
Date to: Exactly 1601 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.7 mm
Width: 15.1 mm
Thickness: 4.8 mm
Weight: 1.05 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 19th May 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: a ILK 160

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Pendle (District)
To be known as: Laneshaw Bridge

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
Discovery circumstances: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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