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Side Scraper

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Object Number:EU722
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Lower Paleolithic
Clactonian II (uncertain)
Provenience: England
Kent
Swanscombe
Period: Lower Paleolithic
Clactonian II (uncertain)
Date Made: 422000-398000 BCE
Early Date: -422000
Late Date: -398000
Section:European
Materials:Flint
Credit Line:Purchased from Mrs. Sidney Warrington, 1913
Other Number:( 23 ) - Other Number

Description

Original Card: Flint Implement - Same as EU721 (Hand Axe / Coup-de-poing type). England, Swanscombe. Chellean or Acheulian.

Revised Card: Flint side scraper - Thick triangular flake tool. Fine retouch along one edge and on adjoining edge at point. Banded flint. Yellow and orange shiny patination. England, Kent, Swanscombe. Clacton II (?)

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