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: KENT-3A6B67
Object type: HANDAXE
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
Description: A small incomplete oval handaxe of the Ach…
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Record: KENT-3969CE
Object type: SCRAPER (TOOL)
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
Description: A large probable scraper of lower to middl…
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Record: KENT-BE0961
Object type: LITHIC IMPLEMENT
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
Description: A lithic tool uncertain date, possibly hea…
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Record: KENT-BDEBFC
Object type: LITHIC IMPLEMENT
Broadperiod: PALAEOLITHIC
Description: A possible lithic implement or point possi…
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