Object

Title: Chocolate' flint

Name:

Chocolate' flint

Type of object:

geological sample

Archaelogical site:

Orońsko

Location- administrative unit (present):

Orońsko, Szydłowiec distr., Mazovian voivodeship, Poland

Topographic location:

North-East margin of the Holy Cross Mountain

Object type:

siliceous rocks ; flint

Characteristics of the object- technique:

non

Characteristics of the object- raw material:

Upper Jurassic flint

Characteristics of the object- colour:

5 YR 4/2

Characteristics of the object- transparency:

4 - transparent

Characteristics of the object- fracture:

waxy

Characteristics of the object- texture/facture:

dark-grayish-reddish in color, mass fairly uniform, only scarcely spread small (a few mm in diameter), quite well demarcated, gray-brown (10 YR 5/2) spots; they do not seem to have a clear demarcation in the mass texture; concretion seems to be large

Characteristics of the object- luster:

dull

Characteristics of the object- cortex:

thin below 5 mm, with tiny appendages to the inside of the concretion

Characteristics of the object- transition:

under cortex gray band (10 YR 5/1) up to 0,5 mm

Characteristics of the object- patina:

non

Characteristics of the object- colour of patine:

non

Characteristics of the object- width:

34 mm

Characteristics of the object- thickness:

32 mm

Characteristics of the object- length:

13 mm

Characteristics of the object- diameter:

34 mm

Characteristics of the object- weight:

7,1 g

Object description:

group VIIc according Schild 1971; occurrence: Orońsko (Orońsk II)

Research Manager/ Creator of Collection:

Schild, Romuald

ID:

0062/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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