NLM-741EC0: Neolithic Scraper fragment

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Unique ID: NLM-741EC0

Object type certainty: Certain
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Grey flint possible scraper fragment. Grey flint with cortex, possible scraper fragment. A chip from the edge of a flint with cortex or reformed cortex covering its dorsal side and with a concave ventral surface. Short abrupt retouch, unusually executed from the ventral aspect, follows a short part of a curving edge, being truncated by breaks at either end of the retouched area. Suggested date: Neolithic, 4000-2350 BC.

Length: 34.1mm, Width: 14.5mm, Thickness: 9.9mm, Weight: 5.59gms

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: 34.1 mm
Width: 14.5 mm
Thickness: 9.9 mm
Weight: 5.59 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 3rd July 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39802

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Low Burnham

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: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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