Flint tool?

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Oxgirl
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I’m constantly looking for any worked flints and I dismiss most things as natural breaks rather than signs of working. However I spotted this item at the weekend and it looks and feels different. I’m not great on these though so your thoughts would be welcome. I’m seeing the FLO in a couple of weeks either way but I’d like to know your views before I decide how confident I should sound :lol:

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That all looks natural to me. I can see why you picked it up but I would have put it down. Always worth checking when you find them. I always come home with a bunch from a couple of fields to double check - the garden is getting deeper!
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I have the same issue, flints although not that common on one of my permissions, they are more Chert than flint, I spot what I think are worked stone but more likely its been struck with farm implements, but still bring them home for closer examination

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These are just a pile of worked flints that haven't made the grade of moving to the 'box of curiosities" but I can't bring myself to dump them back in the field. The better stuff gets recorded on the PAS and I've been working on mapping the main locations with the owners. Whenever I'm out I still pick up poorer stuff that I can give to a youngster or passer by to get them interested or show them how it's been made.
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It looks natural and not worked to me.
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Maybe it is natural. I’ll show the FLO anyway, just in case :thumbsup:
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