LEIC-6921C7: 6921C7 Mesolithic end scraper

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LITHIC IMPLEMENT

Unique ID: LEIC-6921C7

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Mesolithic flint end scraper, 43mm long, 22mm wide, 9mm thick with a weight of 16.7 grams. A broad thick blade which is missing its distal end. The surface has light cortication all over its brown surface. It is unusual as its Bulbar end has been turned into a scraper with converging retouch.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MESOLITHIC
Period from: MESOLITHIC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 43 mm
Width: 22 mm
Thickness: 9 mm
Weight: 16.7 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Knapped/flaked

Spatial metadata

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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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