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Burin

Bec-de-flute

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Object Number:97-124-38
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Magdalenian
Provenience: France
Dordogne
La Madeleine
Period: Magdalenian
Section:European
Materials:Flint
Credit Line:Gift of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, 1997
Other Number:L-124-38 - Old Museum Number
15398 - ANSP Number

Description

Flint screw-driver burin - "Bec-de-flute" but verging towards buin plan. Fine retouch alon one edge and part of opposite edge. Translucent brownish flint

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