WAW-602B0C: Neolithic flint scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: WAW-602B0C

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Flint scraper, probably Early Neolithic, c 4,000-3,300 BC, made using a fine, pale-grey, translucent flint, retouched (short, scaled, semi-abrupt) around its end and two sides, An Early Neolithic date seems likely, supported by associated material. Length 28.3mm, Width 26.0mm, Thickness 9.1mm, Mass 8.58g

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 3300 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 28.3 mm
Width: 26 mm
Thickness: 9.1 mm
Weight: 8.58 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Birm 767

Materials and construction

Primary material: Flint
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

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