Exhibition Objects

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9 search results for topic: Butchery

  • Butchered horse teeth
    Butchered horse teeth

    Upper Palaeolithic food remains from Mother Grundy’s Parlour, 12,000 years old.

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  • Butchered reindeer leg bone
    Butchered reindeer bone

    Bone from lower back leg of reindeer with cut marks from Creswell Crags, specific site uncertain. Middle Palaeolithic food remains, 60,000 - 40,000 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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  • 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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  • Handaxe
    Handaxe

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

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  • Marrow probes
    Marrow probes

    Marrow probes from Church Hole made from reindeer antler. Upper Palaeolithic tools, 12,000 years old.

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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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  • Tanged point
    Tanged point

    Upper Palaeolithic weapon from Pin Hole. 30,000 - 28,000 years old. Made on a flint blade

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