General Information

Name: Ochtendung 1993 - lithic assemblage

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First Description: von Berg 2003

Repository: Abt. Archäologische Denkmalpflege Koblenz, Landesamt für Denkmalpflege Rheinland-Pfalz

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Age Determination

Dating Abstract: Penultimate glacial period

Dating Association: Relative Dating

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Bibliography: von Berg 2003

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Additional Content

Artefact assemblage, local raw material:
- quartz: retouched tools, mostly side scrapers (fig. 4, 1-4), flakes, angular debris, retouch debris, core-fragments, core (fig. 4, 6) and trimming flake (fig. 4, 7)
- Devonic quartzite: side scraper (fig. 4, 5)
- Tertiary quartzite: flake with cortex (fig. 4, 8)
- chalcedony: flake with dorsal retouches and ventral splinter (fig. 4, 9)
The retouched tools were located in the inner part of the boulder structure and the mighty entrance-zone.
Overall number of objects: several