Faunal bone assemblage

Description
A small assemblage of animal bone and shell collected during a development-led excavation at Marldon, near Torquay. The site revealed important archaeological evidence of Mesolithic and Neolithic activity with some evidence for Iron Age and later periods. Some of the assemblage was collected from Neolithic cremation contexts so may be human rather than faunal.
Accession Loan No.
333/2006/5
Simple Name
archaeological archive
Full Name
faunal bone
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Museums Archaeological Field Unit
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
faunal bone assemblage
Material
bone (animal); shell
Period Classification
Prehistoric (500000 BC-43AD)
Collection Class
Devon archaeology
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Parish
Marldon
Collection Town
Torquay
Collection County
Devon
Collection Site Name
Bulleigh Meadow, Marldon (1989)
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:35
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:42:39

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