NLM-13D59C: Neolithic Scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NLM-13D59C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Grey flint with cortex scraper. A thick flake with broad parallel flakes struck from its dorsal side by hard hammer and with a slightly hollowed ventral surface. Short abrupt retouch executed from the dorsal aspect follows the curved end, continuing along one adjacent side. Suggested date: Neolithic, 4000-2350 BC.

Length: 32.8mm, Width: 34.3mm, Thickness: 11.1mm, Weight: 12.53gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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: 32.8 mm
Width: 34.3 mm
Thickness: 11.1 mm
Weight: 12.53 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: NLM39529

Materials and construction

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

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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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 6 days ago
Updated: 5 days ago

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