Scraper

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Registration number
7261
Item name
Scraper 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > Alice Springs region > Palm Valley
Map
Collector
Mr and Mrs R. Rose 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1954 
Acquisition method
by Mr and Mrs R. Rose 
Raw material
Chert
Dimensions
H: W: 31 mm L: 63 mm D: Circum:

Description

Uniface. Chert (brown) retouched.

Flake. Outer surface cortex. [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card]

Research notes

The donor recorded this as "a scraper used for wood work or cleaning skins" [R. Rose. n.d. Item list in source file]

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