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End Scraper

Grattoir

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Object Number:EU155
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Upper Paleolithic
Mousterian
Provenience: France
Charente
La Quina
Locus: E1
Period: Upper Paleolithic
Mousterian
Section:European
Materials:Flint
Length: 4.9 cm
Width: 3.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Henri Martin with acknowledgements to the National Museum, St. Germain, 1923
Other Number:19 - Other Number

Description

Original card: Flint Implement - resembles terminal grattoir (a boit de lame) of Upper Paleolithic. France, Charente, La Quina E1. Mousterian Age.

Revised Card: On end of blade. Upper paleolithic type. Retouched also on side edges. Prepared striking platform. Gray-white patination. France, Charente, La Quina E1. Mousterian.

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