Flake tool

Description
This flint flake dates to the Neolithic period and was found at Beer Head in Devon. The small chips of stone that have been taken from its edges show that it was probably shaped and used as a tool.
Accession Loan No.
102/1934/122
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
flake tool
Simple Name
lithic implement
Period Classification
Neolithic (4000-2200 BC)
Family Group

Material
flint
Collector / Excavator
Stone, FHS, Captain
Collection Site Name
Beer Head
Collection Town
Beer
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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