NLM-2D72D1: Bronze Age Scraper

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: NLM-2D72D1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Dark grey flint with cortex, scraper. A thick sub-triangular flake with cortex trimmed from one half of its dorsal surface and with hard hammer trimming of a probably originally bulbar ventral surface. Invasive angled scalar retouch executed from the dorsal aspect is carried across the trimmed area of the dorsal side. Narrow parallel flakes are also trimmed from the ventral surface. Suggested date: Early Bronze Age, 2350-1600 BC.

Length: 38.9mm, Width: 29.6mm, Thickness: 15.3mm, Weight: 15.79gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: BRONZE AGE
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: BRONZE AGE
Date from: Circa 2350 BC
Date to: Circa 1600 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 38.9 mm
Width: 29.6 mm
Thickness: 15.3 mm
Weight: 15.79 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 2nd April 2019

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM42211

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: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Binbrook

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
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: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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