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Blade Fragment

Object Number:EU615
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Magdalenian
Provenience: France
Dordogne
Laugerie Basse
Period: Magdalenian
Section:European
Materials:Flint
Credit Line:Gift of the British Museum, 1919
Other Number:8 - Other Number

Description

Original Card: Flint Implement - Same as EU614 (broken). See EU577. France, Dordogne, Les Eyzies. Magdalenian.

Revised Card: Flint blade fragment - One of two blades with "battered back (a dos abattu)" (R. A. Smith of British Museum). Same as EU 614 (Broken.) Backed blade. White patination. #8. France, Dordogne, Les Eyzies. Magdalenian.

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