LEIC-286044: late Neolithic early Bronze age flint scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: LEIC-286044

Object type certainty: Certain
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Late Neolithic flint scraper, 37mm long, 29mm wide and 9mm thick with a weight of 12.43 grams. The scraper is oval in form and sub-rectangular in cross section. It has semi invasive, stepped, semi-abrupt re-touch around mostof its edge. Its dorsal surface has small patches of re-cortication.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 2700 BC
Date to: Circa 2350 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 37 mm
Width: 29 mm
Thickness: 9 mm
Weight: 12.43 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
District: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Lyddington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP8598
Four figure Latitude: 52.57318863
Four figure longitude: -0.7472063
1:25K map: SP8598
1:10K map: SP89NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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