NLM-13CD1B: Neolithic Scraper fragment

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Unique ID: NLM-13CD1B

Object type certainty: Certain
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Grey flint scraper fragment. A flake with broad and narrow flakes removed from its dorsal side, and with short abrupt retouch executed from the dorsal aspect following its curved end; the ventral surface is lost to more recent damage, as is the butt end of the scraper. Suggested date: Neolithic, 4000-2350 BC.

Length: 22.8mm, Width: 25.2mm, Thickness: 7.1mm, Weight: 5.47gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 2350 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 22.8 mm
Width: 25.2 mm
Thickness: 7.1 mm
Weight: 5.47 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 5th June 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39528

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Swinhope

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Fieldwalking
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 6 days ago
Updated: 5 days ago

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