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MATERIAL TYPE > BURNT FLINT
PREFERRED TERM
BURNT FLINT  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • A form of silica, similar to quartz. Commonly black or white in colour and used for tool manufacture. Flints heated in antiquity may be dated using thermoluminescence.
ATTRIBUTION NAME
  • English Heritage
LICENSE
IDENTIFIER
  • http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/560/concepts/144517
DATE ISSUED
  • 7/17/13
PUBLISHER
URI
http://purl.org/heritagedata/schemes/560/concepts/144517
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