LEIC-91F16A:

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SCRAPER (TOOL)

Unique ID: LEIC-91F16A

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

Neolithic flint scraper, abruptly-retouched.

Made on a tertiary flint flake, light grey opaque patina. Abrupt, parallel retouch around three edges. Also a small awl on the distal end.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: NEOLITHIC
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: NEOLITHIC
Date from: Circa 4000 BC
Date to: Circa 2200 BC

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 45 mm
Width: 34 mm
Thickness: 10 mm
Weight: 19.8 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Jane Southgate
Identified by: Dr Alan Massey
Secondary identifier: Mr Rupert Birtwistle

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Scalford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7725
Four figure Latitude: 52.81705032
Four figure longitude: -0.85891522
1:25K map: SK7725
1:10K map: SK72NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 11 days ago
Updated: 11 days ago

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