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Blade

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Object Number:EU612
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Solutrean (uncertain)
Magdalenian (uncertain)
Provenience: France
Dordogne
Les Eyzies
Period: Solutrean (uncertain)
Magdalenian (uncertain)
Section:European
Materials:Flint
Credit Line:Gift of the British Museum, 1919
Other Number:CL1863 - Collector Number
7 - Other Number

Description

Original Card: Flint Implement - Same as EU610. See EU577. France, Dordogne, Les Eyzies.

Revised Card: Flint blade - One of "four flakes (blade-like), probably transition from Solutre to La Madeleine" (R. A. Smith of British Museum). Fractured. Quadrangular in section. Orange patination. CL 1863. #7. France, Dordogne, Les Eyzies cave. Solutrean or Magdalenian.

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