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Angle Burin

Grattoir

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Object Number:EU398
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Middle Aurignacian
Provenience: France
Dordogne
Abri Blanchard
Roches de Sergeac
Period: Middle Aurignacian
Section:European
Materials:Flint
Credit Line:Purchased from Louis Didon, 1913
Other Number:( 1 ) - Other Number

Description

Original Card: Flint Implement - Terminal Grattoir, double, from same group as EU368. Heavy, roughly worked. France, Dordogne, Abri Blanchard. Middle Aurignacian.

Revised Card: Flint angle burin - "De fortune"? Made on thick blade struck from edge of nucleus. Light colored speckled patination. France, Dordogne, Roches de Sergeac, Abri Blanchard. Middle Aurignacian.

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