LEIC-ED7609: preshistoric flint scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: LEIC-ED7609

Object type certainty: Certain
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Preshistoric (Mesolithic-Neolithic?) scraper, 36mm long, 14mm wide and 4mm thick. The flint has a dark brown patina and weighs 2.48grams. The flint has a sub triangular form with three clear removals from its upper surface and re-touch down both long edges.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 10000 BC
Date to: Circa 2351 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 36 mm
Width: 14 mm
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 2.48 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
District: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cold Brayfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP9352
Four figure Latitude: 52.15845259
Four figure longitude: -0.64193296
1:25K map: SP9352
1:10K map: SP95SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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