WMID-AA1068: Two possible worked flint scrapers, datin to the Neolithic period between 4000-2500 BC.

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: WMID-AA1068

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

Two worked flint possible scrapers (collective weight: 19.09g). On both dorsals, there are multiple arrises with faint ripples or 'lunettes' showing on the ventral. Some re-working along the edges is visible. Part of the core is still left on one of the examples.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 2500 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 19.09 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 7th July 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Caroline Johnson
Identified by: Ms Caroline Johnson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: East Staffordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Croxden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK0437
Four figure Latitude: 52.930391
Four figure longitude: -1.94194
1:25K map: SK0437
1:10K map: SK03NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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: WMID
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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