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Dogger silex from La Preugne

Material name: Dogger silex
Synonyms: Silex du Dogger
Material (geologic): Middle Jurassic (Dogger, Aalenian-Bajocian) chert

Detail of cherty material
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003

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General characteristics

(In part adapted from Alcaydé 1990

Geographical setting: N/A
Material and colour: Massive banks of silicified material
Foto: Rengert Elburg, 2002
Other information: N/A
Knapping notes: N/A
Archaeological description: N/A

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La Preugne
Locality: La Preugne, département Indre, Centre region, France.
Synonyms: FlintSource sample 266
Geographical description: WhereItIs
Geographical co-ordinates: Lat. 46° 45' 25" N
Long. 001° 54' 01" E
(Mapdatum WGS 84)
Co-ordinate precision: Precision
Other topographical information: HowToGetThere
Additional information: Disused quarry with enormous amounts of useless material
Foto: Rengert Elburg, 2002
Visitors information: PlacesToEatAndDrink
Sampling information: N/A
  Typical silicified material
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001
Flake of the typical cherty material
Fragment of coarse stuff
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2001
Fragment of very coarse silcrete
Sample description: N/A


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