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From Skara Brae, Orkney

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These animal bones were found at the Neolithic settlement site of Skara Brae in Orkney. They show butchery marks, providing evidence of initial food preparation sometime between 3100 and 2500 BC

Bone showing butchery marks, from Skara Brae, 3100 - 2500 BC

Skara Brae is a well-preserved Neolithic 'village', with plentiful evidence for everyday activities such as food preparation.

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