Riches of Clare Exhibition - Earth

...to collect, preserve, interpret and display the material culture relating to the history of County Clare, both in the museum building and online,
as an educational resource and a socially inclusive cultural service for the people of Clare and visiting tourists.



Hollow Based Flint Arrowhead

Although people in the Neolithic farmed the landscape by growing crops and raising animals, arrowheads such as this one from Carrowduff, County Clare, suggest that hunting wild animals was still carried out.

Ref: 1930:227

Photograph appears courtesy of the National Museum of Ireland

Hollow Based Flint Arrowhead 1930:227
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