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Screw Driver Burin

Bec-de-flute

Object Number:EU601
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Upper Paleolithic
Provenience: France
Dordogne
Les Eyzies
Period: Upper Paleolithic
Section:European
Materials:Flint
Credit Line:Gift of the British Museum, 1919
Other Number:CL1863 - Field No SF
10 - Other Number

Description

Original Card: Flint Implement - Burin. France, Dordogne, Les Eyzies. Upper Palaeolithic - probably Aurignacian.

Revised Card: Flint screw driver burin - "Bec-de-flute." Triangular section. Bluish-white patination. CL 1863. #10. France, Dordogne, Les Eyzies. Upper Palaeolithic. Small white tag afixed to surface, 3 lines: ? / ? / France.

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