Scraper

Description
This flint thumbnail or button scraper was found at Beer Head in Devon. These tools get their name from their distinctive rounded shape and their size. This example dates to the Neolithic period but scrapers are known from many time periods across the world.
Accession Loan No.
102/1934/124
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
scraper
Simple Name
scraper
Period Classification
Neolithic (4000-2200 BC)
Family Group

Material
flint
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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