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Material name: Turonian flint from Lavau
Synonyms: N/A
Material (geologic): Upper Cretaceous (Turonian) flint

Turonian flint from Lavau
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003

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General characteristics

(In part adapted from Rat 1986

Geographical setting: N/A
Material and colour: Freshly dug out and split nodule
Foto: Rengert Elburg, 2002
Other information: N/A
Knapping notes: N/A
Archaeological description: N/A

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Locality: Lavau, layby at D 965, Yonne, Bourgogne, France
Synonyms: FlintSource sample 265.
Geographical description: WhereItIs
Geographical co-ordinates: Lat. 47° 35' 50" N
Long. 002° 57' 46" E
(Mapdatum WGS 84)
Co-ordinate precision: Precision
Other topographical information: HowToGetThere
Additional information: Former exposure between Lavau and Thou
Foto: Rengert Elburg, 2002
Visitors information: PlacesToEatAndDrink
Sampling information: N/A
  Typical flint
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Piece of typical flint from Lavau
length: 58 mm
Flake with cortex
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Flake with thick, fresh cortex
size: 71 mm
  Homogeneous flint
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Piece of homogeneous flint
from the core of a nodule
length: 55 mm
Sample description: N/A


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