Exhibition Objects

Welcome to Exploring Objects. Here you can explore the rich collection of objects that have been unearthed from the Creswell Heritage Area. To find an object, type in the words that best describe what you are looking for and click ‘Search’

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8 search results for topic: Crafts Arts And Decoration

  • 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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  • Awls
    Awls

    Awls from Church Hole made on bones from the lower back legs of arctic hare. Upper Palaeolithic tools, 12,500 years old.

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  • Endscraper-burin
    Endscraper-burin

    Upper Palaeolithic dual purpose flint tool from Langwith Basset Cave, 12,500 years old

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  • Engraving of a man
    Engraving of a man

    Art object made on rib bone of woolly rhinoceros from Pin Hole. Upper Palaeolithic, age uncertain.

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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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  • Needle
    Needle

    Needle from Church Hole made of bone. Upper Palaeolithic tool, 12,000 years old.

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  • Notched bone
    Notched bone

    Upper Palaeolithic tool or ornament from Church Hole. Made on bone. 12,000 years old

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  • Scimitar cat tooth
    Scimitar cat tooth

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

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