Scraper

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Registration number
23767
Item name
Scraper 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Europe > France > Aquitaine > Dordogne > Le Pelon farm, Les Eyzies
Map
Collector
Dr J. Pearn 
Acquisition date
August 30, 1977 
Acquisition method
Donated by Dr J. Pearn 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Graver, discoid scraper in grey flint. Good bulb of percussion, striking platform. Bears writing on location of find, and collector.

Research notes

Surface find (wheat field), 2 klm from the site of the discovery of Cro-Magnon man. Age unknown but probably 3 - 10,000BC. Lower Palaeolithic.

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