KENT-6FFB7D: A knapped flint end scraper of probable Neolithic or Early Bronze Age date (c. 4000-1000 BC).

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: KENT-6FFB7D

Object type certainty: Certain
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A knapped flint end scraper of probable Neolithic or Early Bronze Age date (c. 4000-1000 BC). The flint is a secondary flake and is dark brown in colour with an area of cortex on the dorsal face. Both sides have been shaped with short, scaled, abrupt retouch. The scraper is 47.2 mm in length, 23.0 mm wide, 10.6 mm thick and weighs 11.4 g.

Class: End scraper

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 1000 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 47.2 mm
Width: 23 mm
Thickness: 10.6 mm
Weight: 11.4 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Caroline Chestnutt
Identified by: Ms Caroline Chestnutt

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Canterbury (District)
Parish or ward: Hackington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR1561
Four figure Latitude: 51.30748853
Four figure longitude: 1.08328522
1:25K map: TR1561
1:10K map: TR16SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
Discovery circumstances: Fieldwalking.

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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