Flint tool

Microliths are a characteristic flint tool from the mesolithic period (around 12,000-8,000 years ago). These tiny tools were carefully shaped to slot into handles or arrow shafts.

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Devon archaeology
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collector Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
flint | | | |
Common Name
flint tool
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Period Classification
Mesolithic (10000-4000 BC)
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