Name:

Block 12 [J.F./4]

Type of object:

flint block

Archaelogical site:

Rydno settlement complex

Site-locality-cutting/cut:

Grzybowa Góra, Pastwisko, Cutting IV/ 1957

Characteristics of the object- technique:

opposed platform flake method

Characteristics of the object- raw material:

chocolate flint

Characteristics of the object- colour:

3/3 10YR

Characteristics of the object- transparency:

good

Characteristics of the object- fracture:

smooth

Characteristics of the object- luster:

smooth surface

Characteristics of the object- cortex:

30%

Characteristics of the object- width:

47 mm

Characteristics of the object- thickness:

91 mm

Characteristics of the object- length:

157 mm

Characteristics of the object- weight:

537 g

Object description:

Number of specimens: 202. The refitted block illustrates the technological process of preparation and trimming of the platforms and striking face of a Mazovian core. It was reproduced from 42 fitting flint pieces. The process of exploitation is illustrated by 121 refitted flakes and blades. This block has the largest number of fitting flint specimens

Research Manager/ Creator of Collection:

Schild, Romuald

Author (of drawing, photo, record):

Fiedorczuk, Jan

Data:

1957

Place of publication of results:

J. Fiedorczuk, 2006: Final Paleolithic Camp Organization: as seen from the Perspective of Lithic Artifacts Refittings, Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology Polish Academy of Siences, Warsaw

ID:

BK/12

Chronology:

Mazovian

Subject and Keywords:

"Rydno" settlement complex ; final Paleolithic ; Mazovian assemblage ; flint refitting ; chocolate flint

Relation:

Atlas skał

Rights:

Creative Commons Attribution BY-SA 3.0 PL license

Terms of use:

Copyright-protected material. [CC BY-SA 3.0 PL] May be used within the scope specified in Creative Commons Attribution BY-SA 3.0 PL license, full text available at: ; -

Digitizing institution:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Original in:

Institute of Archaeology and Ethnology of the Polish Academy of Sciences

Projects co-financed by:

Operational Program Digital Poland, 2014-2020, Measure 2.3: Digital accessibility and usefulness of public sector information; funds from the European Regional Development Fund and national co-financing from the state budget. ; European Union. European Regional Development Fund