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30 search results for Creswell Crags: Robin Hood Cave cave

  • Amber
    Amber

    Amber pebble imported to Creswell Crags possibly during the Palaeolithic to Creswell Crags ?Robin Hood Cave. Fossilised tree resin

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  • Bison leg bone
    Bison leg bone

    Lower front leg bone of a bison from Robin Hood Cave. Last Ice Age (Middle Devensian).

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  • Burnt bone
    Burnt bone

    Bone fragments blackened by burning from Robin Hood Cave. Age uncertain

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  • Cheddar point
    Cheddar point

    Upper Palaeolithic tool from Robin Hood Cave. 12,500 years old. Made of flint

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  • Chopping tool
    Chopping tool

    Middle Palaeolithic tool from Robin Hood Cave. 60,000 - 40,000 years old. Made on quartzite cobble

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  • Core
    Core

    Waste product from blade making from Robin Hood Cave. Upper Palaeolithic about 12,500 years old. Made of flint.

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  • Core
    Core

    Waste product left over from making flakes and blades from Robin Hood Cave. Upper Palaeolithic 12,500 - 11,000 years old. Made on flint

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  • Core
    Core

    Flint waste left over from making blades from Creswell Crags, possibly Robin Hood Cave. Late Upper Palaeolithic.

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  • Creswell point
    Creswell point

    Flint point from Robin Hood Cave. Upper Palaeolithic tool, 12,500 years old.

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  • Creswellian tools
    Creswellian tools

    Upper Palaeolithic tools from Robin Hood Cave, 12,600 - 12,300 years old. Made on flint blades.

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  • Cut marked hare bone
    Cut marked hare bone

    Late Upper Palaeolithic food remains from Robin Hood Cave, 12,300 years old.

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  • Excavation finds
    Excavation finds

    Photograph of objects excavated from Pin Hole and Robin Hood Cave in 1875.

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  • Excavation photograph
    Excavation photograph

    Photograph of west entrance taken during 1876 excavation at Robin Hood Cave

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  • Flake knives
    Flake knives

    Quartzite flakes from Robin Hood Cave. Middle Palaeolithic tools, 60,000-40,000 years old.

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  • Flake knives
    Flake knives

    Flake knives made on quartzite flakes from Robin Hood Cave. Middle Palaeolithic tools, 60,000 - 40,000 years old.

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  • Flaked cobbles
    Flaked cobbles

    Flaked cobbles made on quartzite from Robin Hood Cave. Middle Palaeolithic artefacts, 60,000 - 40,000 years old.

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  • Handaxe
    Handaxe

    Middle Palaeolithic tool from Robin Hood Cave, 60,000 - 40,000 years old. Made of clay-ironstone

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  • Handaxe
    Handaxe

    Middle Palaeolithic flint tool from Robin Hood Cave. 60,000 - 40,000 years old.

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  • Horse engraving
    Horse engraving

    Horse engraved on rib bone from Robin Hood Cave. Upper Palaeolithic art object, 12,500 years old.

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  • Human skull fragment
    Human skull fragment

    Bone from Robin Hood Cave. Neolithic, 5,000 years old.

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  • Leaf-shaped point
    Leaf-shaped point

    Middle/Upper Palaeolithic weapon tip from Robin Hood Cave. 40,000 - 30,000 years old. Made of flint.

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  • Leaf-shaped point
    Leaf-shaped point

    Middle/Upper Palaeolithic weapon tip from Robin Hood Cave, 40,000-30,000 years old. Made of flint

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  • Leaf-shaped point (broken)
    Leaf-shaped point (broken)

    Middle/Upper Palaeolithic spear tip from Robin Hood Cave. 40,000 - 30,000 years old. Made of flint

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  • Lion tooth
    Lion tooth

    Canine from Robin Hood Cave. Last Ice Age (Middle Devensian).

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  • Pika jaw
    Pika jaw

    Jaw bone from Robin Hood Cave. Last Ice Age

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  • Robin Hood Cave drawings
    Robin Hood Cave drawings

    Fieldwork drawings by J.M.Mello and W.B.Dawkins at Robin Hood Cave in 1876 in the western chamber.

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  • Robin Hood Cave drawings
    Robin Hood Cave drawings

    Fieldwork drawings of sediments in Robin Hood Cave by J.M.Mello and W.B.Dawkins in 1876.

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  • Scimitar cat tooth
    Scimitar cat tooth

    Possible Upper Palaeolithic pendant from Robin Hood Cave. Age uncertain.

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  • Side scraper
    Side scraper

    Middle Palaeolithic tool from Robin Hood Cave. 60,000 - 40,000 years old. Made on a flint flake.

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  • spotted hyaena jaws
    Spotted hyaena jaws

    Jaw bones from Church Hole and Robin Hood Cave. Last Ice Age, 40,000 - 22,000 years old.

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