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ID141
Find typeFlint and lithics
Secondary find type
Generic groupingFlint and lithics
Phase3
LayerA644
FeatureALUA
Burial number
Artefact typePiece w edge-retouch
Sub type
Blank typeFlake
Fragment
Percussion techniqueBipolar
Retouch typeCoarse retouch
Retouch extentContinuous
Retouch positionOther
Raw materialFlint
ColourBlack and grey
Cortex0
Burnt0
Length50.5
Width40.7
Thickness12.1
Weight0
CommentsThe blank is a medial-distal fragment of a large flake. The dorsal 'trimming' is coarse blunting retouch. Retouch on right lateral side is probably heavy use-wear - retouch on left side may be modern (rust in one notch). Probably a knife.

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