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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NMS-857394

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

Early Neolithic hard hammer struck tertiary scraper of unpatinated mottled grey flint, with steep retouch to the distal end and sides. The platform remains unmodified. 48 x 46 x 10 mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 3001 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 48 mm
Width: 46 mm
Thickness: 10 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 17th May 2016 - Monday 20th June 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Mr Jason Gibbons

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 59831
Other reference: NMD062016

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Shotesham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM2598
Four figure Latitude: 52.53336057
Four figure longitude: 1.31598601
1:25K map: TM2598
1:10K map: TM29NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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