NLM-A7C2E6: Neolithic Scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NLM-A7C2E6

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

Brown semi-translucent flint of good quality with patch of cortex. Scraper; flake with three long flake removal scars on its dorsal side and with a prominent bulb of percussion on the ventral aspect. Pressure flaked retouch occurs around the curved end, and at a deep notch about half way along one side, in both cases executed from the dorsal aspect. Suggested date: Early Neolithic, 4000-3500 BC.

Length: 47mm, Width: 23.3mm, Thickness: 7.7mm, Weight: 5.99gms.

Class: Notched

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 3500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 47 mm
Width: 23.3 mm
Thickness: 7.7 mm
Weight: 5.99 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 2nd March 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM25032

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: Roxby cum Risby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9116
Four figure Latitude: 53.63262431
Four figure longitude: -0.62530142
1:25K map: SE9116
1:10K map: SE91NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Chance find during metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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