Shoehorn engraved and inscribed by Robert Mindun in 1593 depicting a figure in Elizabethan costume, perhaps Jane Ayers the lady named in the inscription. Mindun is the earliest recorded English engraver of horn.
Rena Gardiner is best remembered for her guidebooks to historic places. This exhibition celebrates her passion for history, architecture and the countryside.
From 1 April 2017 we will stop selling the £8 annual pass. Visitors who would like free entry to the museum for one year will need to become members.
Funding from Arts Council England and the Pilgrim Trust has helped us to create an online collections database. This contains items from our nationally important Pitt-Rivers collection.
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