Recent Acquisitions

Saddle Back Quernstone

The use of quern stones date to the Neolithic period 4000BC – 2,400BC. They were used in conjunction with a rubbing stone used to grind wheat into flour in order to produce bread. This quern was found near Ennistymon during the digging of a drain and was complete with its rubbing stone.

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Neolithic Collection
Tools and Equipment Collection

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