Object

Chocolate' flint

Name:

Chocolate' flint

Type of object:

geological sample

Archaelogical site:

Wierzbica 'Zele'

Location- administrative unit (present):

Wierzbica, Radom distr., Mazovian voivodeship, Poland

Topographic location:

North-East margin of the Holy Cross Mountain

Object type:

siliceous rocks ; flint

Characteristics of the object- technique:

flake technique

Characteristics of the object- raw material:

Upper Jurassic flint

Characteristics of the object- colour:

10YR 3/2 10YR 5/1 10YR 4/1

Characteristics of the object- transparency:

0- non – transparent

Characteristics of the object- fracture:

matt

Characteristics of the object- texture/facture:

fuzzy spots with a slightly different texture, more stratified, and with layers and stripes in various shades of gray; sometimes these layers, strands or spots seem to have no reflection in the texture; they form spilled strips with a width of up to 1 cm; fuzzy band borders ; sometimes gray drawn clouds; large concretions most probably tables

Characteristics of the object- luster:

dull

Characteristics of the object- cortex:

thin under 1 mm

Characteristics of the object- transition:

clear transition

Characteristics of the object- patina:

non

Characteristics of the object- colour of patine:

non

Characteristics of the object- width:

55 mm

Characteristics of the object- thickness:

51 mm

Characteristics of the object- length:

10 mm

Characteristics of the object- diameter:

66 mm

Characteristics of the object- weight:

33,9 g

Object description:

group Vd according Schild 1971; occurrence: Wierzbica 'Zele'

Research Manager/ Creator of Collection:

Schild, Romuald

ID:

0051/FLI/PL

Chronology:

Upper Jurassic

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

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Open

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