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NEOLITHIC PLANO CONVEX KNIFE

A flint plano-convex knife of late Neolithic date, dating from about 3300 BC - 2200 BC. The flint is a tertiary blade, being opaque and a mottled light grey to honey colour. There is no patination. It is sub-rectangular in plan with a rounded distal end and is plano-convex in section. The ventral face is smooth and concave. There is covering, scaled low angle removals from the dorsal face with sho…