Scraper

Description
This flint endscraper was found at Beer Head, Devon. This example dates to the Neolithic period, but scrapers are known from many different periods across the world. They were multi-purpose tools and could be used for cleaning hides or woodworking among other tasks.
Accession Loan No.
102/1934/123
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
scraper
Simple Name
scraper (tool)
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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