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Material name: chert
Synonyms: N/A
Material (geologic): Eluvial Jurassic chert
cross-section of typical nodule
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001

Locality: Burglengenfeld, Burglengenfeld district, Oberpfalz, Bavaria, Germany
Synonyms: Saltendorf-Burglengenfeld, mining site D 35, according to the catalogue of the museum in Bochum, 3rd edition (Weisgerber et al. (eds.) 1999).
Geographical co-ordinates: Lat. 49 12' 46" N
Long. 012 04 21" E
(Mapdatum WGS 84)

click here for a detailed topografical map (52 KBytes)
Additional information: Wintery view of sampling site near Burglengenfeld
Foto: Rengert Elburg, 2000
For a full-blown picture of this sample, click here (41 KBytes). Flake with cortex
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001
Typical spherical nodule from Burglengenfeld
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001
For a full-blown version of this picture, click here (71 KBytes).
Material and colour: N/A
For a full-blown picture of this sample, click here (57 KBytes). Piece of "cloudy" Jurassic chert
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001
  surface with ample material
Foto: Rengert Elburg, 2000
Archaeological description: N/A

Last modified on:
February 3, 2001
Contents primarily by:
Rengert Elburg
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