LEIC-5CA876: Neolithic flint scraper

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Unique ID: LEIC-5CA876

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Neolthic to Bronze age flint end scraper 49mm long, 28mm wide and 8mm thick. The flint is in fair condition with a dark brown colour and weighs 12.98grams.

the object has a triangular form and a cross section. It has removals on its upper surface which create the triangular shape and a steep triangular platform at its wider edge. This has been extensively re touched.

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Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 49 mm
Width: 26 mm
Thickness: 8 mm
Weight: 12.98 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

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Rushcliffe (District)
To be known as: South Notts

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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

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