Scraper, Core and Flakes card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Scraper, Core and Flakes


Currently not on display


A scraper tool, brown flint exhibiting marbled black streaks; a core; and fifteen flakes. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Surface dirt. Excavated by Flinders Petrie at Naqada during the winter of 1894-5 for the Egyptian Research Account; Ex Norwich Castle Museum, inv. 54.04 (donated by Flaxman Spurrell, 1904). See 'The Flint Implements of Naqada' by F. C. J. Spurrell in Petrie and Quibell, 'Naqada and Ballas' (London, 1896) pp. 55-59.