Details for the PALAEOLITHIC period

Date range: 500000 BC to 10001 BC

Notes:

Generally split into Lower, Middle and Upper, which we will translate into Early, Middle and Late.

Lower (Early), -500,000 to -150,001

Middle, -150,001 to -40,001

Upper (Late), - 40,000 to -10,001

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Record: WREX-DAAB27
Object type: HANDAXE
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
Description: Acheulean handaxe c. 500,000 to 180,000 BP…
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Record: SUR-C64F7B
Object type: HANDAXE
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
Description: A lower to middle Paleolithic flint handax…
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Record: KENT-A28220
Object type: LITHIC IMPLEMENT
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
Description: A flint core possibly produced with the Le…
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Record: LEIC-376A75
Object type: CORE
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
Description: Lower Palaeolithic to late Bronze age flin…
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