Pick

Description
This flaked flint pick dates to the Mesolithic Period and was found in Devon. It is thought that tools like this were used for digging or gathering plant materials and may have been hafted into a wooden handle or simply used held in the hand.
Accession Loan No.
102/1934/4
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Common Name
pick
Simple Name
pick
Dimensions
whole length 120 mm; whole W 35 mm; whole H 30 mm
Period Classification
Mesolithic (10000-4000 BC)
Family Group

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

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