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Schnellersdorf

Material name: Chert
Synonyms: Jura-Hornstein
Material (geologic): Eluvial Jurassic chert
Flake of Jurassic chert from Schnellersdorf
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001


Locality: Schnellersdorf, Amerberg-Sulzbach District, Oberpfalz, Bavaria, Germany
Synonyms: Mining site D 34, according to the catalogue of the museum in Bochum, 3rd edition (Weisgerber et al. (eds.) 1999).
Geographical co-ordinates: Lat. 49 34' 08" N
Long. 011 40' 09" E
(Mapdatum WGS 84)



click here for a detailed topografical map (30 KBytes).
Additional information: General view of sampling area
Foto: Rengert Elburg, 2000
  WhatYouSeeAbove
For a full-blown picture of this sample, click here (92 KBytes). Flake of typical coarse chert from Schnellersdorf
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001
Typical nodule with thick cortex
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001
For a full-blown version of this picture, click here (80 KBytes).
Material and colour: N/A
For a full-blown picture of this sample, click here (62 KBytes). Flake of fine chert from Schnellersdorf
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001
Archaeological description: N/A
 

Last modified on:
January 23, 2001
Contents primarily by:
Rengert Elburg
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