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(Oise region)

Material name: Oise flint
Synonyms: N/A
Material (geologic): Upper Cretaceous flint

Detail of local flint
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003

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General characteristics

(In part adapted from Pomerol & Feugueur 1986 and Weisgerber et al. (eds.) 1999

Geographical setting: N/A
Material and colour: N/A
Other information: N/A
Knapping notes: N/A
Archaeological description: N/A

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Locality: Nointel, département Oise, Picardy region, France
Synonyms: Nointel-"Bois du Chêne Auger"; Mining site F 27 according to the catalogue of the museum in Bochum, 3rd edition (Weisgerber et al. (eds.) 1999). FlintSource sample 302.
Geographical description: WhereItIs
Geographical co-ordinates: Lat. 49° 23' 10" N
Long. 002° 29' 19" E
(Mapdatum WGS 84)
Co-ordinate precision: Precision
Other topographical information: HowToGetThere
Additional information: Sampling location near Nointel
Foto: Rengert Elburg, 2002
Visitors information: PlacesToEatAndDrink
Sampling information: N/A
  Zoned flint
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Flake of zoned flint
size: 75 mm
Black matter
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Blackish, glassy material
size: 56 mm
  Light variety
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Light, opaque variety
size: 43 mm
Patchy flint
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Patchy material with less well silicified patches
size: 58 mm
Sample description: N/A


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