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Cerro Veronese

Material name: Lessini flint
Synonyms: Verona flint; Biancone flint
Material (geologic): Lower Cretaceous flint from the Biancone formation

Flint from the Biancone at Cerro
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003

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General characteristics

(In part adapted from Geyer 1993

Geographical setting: N/A
Material and colour: N/A
Other information: N/A
Knapping notes: N/A
Archaeological description: N/A

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Cerro Veronese
Locality: Cerro Veronese, Monti Lessini, Veneto, Italy
Synonyms: FlintSource sample 341
Geographical description: WhereItIs
Geographical co-ordinates: Lat. 45° 35' 08" N
Long. 011° 02' 11" E
Altitude approx. 780 m asl.
(Mapdatum WGS 84)
Co-ordinate precision: Precision
Other topographical information: HowToGetThere
Additional information: Roadside exposure North of Cerro Veronese
Foto: Rengert Elburg, 2002
Visitors information: PlacesToEatAndDrink
Sampling information: N/A
  Darker flint
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Piece of darker Lessini-flint with some cortex
size: 68 mm
Light Lessini flint
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Freshly knapped piece of light, homogeneous material
size: 64 mm
  Imperfectly silicified material
Foto: Matthias Rummer, 2003
Light flint with patches of less silicified material
size: 52 mm
Sample description: N/A


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