NLM-5CB20E: Bronze Age Scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NLM-5CB20E

Object type certainty: Certain
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Grey flint with very slight patina possible Scraper. Flake with broad flakes removed from the dorsal side and with ripples on the ventral. Short abrupt retouch created a curving working edge, part of which is battered, and a long flake was struck from the back of the tool (lower as illustrated) edge. Suggested date: Bronze Age, 2350-800 BC.

Length: 25.4mm, Width: 27.3mm, Thickness: 7.5mm, Weight: 4.96gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2350 BC
Date to: Circa 800 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 25.4 mm
Width: 27.3 mm
Thickness: 7.5 mm
Weight: 4.96 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 2nd September 2014

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM27198

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Swinhope

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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