Early British Civilisations-Loans Box

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Early British Civilisations offers such items as replica pots and tools, roe deer and boar hides. Costumes for a timeline plenary are available on request.

Key Stages 1/2

Additional Curriculum Subjects: Science, Biology, Art, Literacy

Detailed Contents:

2 animal skins
Pretend ‘poo’ for Poo Hunt

2 x Roman, 2 x Viking, 2 x Tudor master sheets for photocopying

8 small clay pots
Clay dish
Set of clay beads
2 x clay drinking vessels
Antler tool
2 x flint cutting tools
Replica Pair Roman sandals
Replica Pair woollen Saxon shoes
Replica Pair leather Saxon shoes (pink)
Replica Pair leather Saxon shoes (blue)
Two replica pairs Saxon shoes (cream)
Girl’s Saxon style dress with photo
Boy’s Saxon style costume with photo
Maroon coloured wool check ‘T’ tunic
2 x cream-coloured togas with red overwraps (Romans)
3 x leather soldiers tunics (Romans)
3 x leather belts
Medieval style red dress with fur trim & headdress
Medieval style red dress with gold trim, gold fabric belt & headdress
Medieval style maroon dress with cream under-tunic & headdress
Navy nylon Tudor style dress
Man’s maroon tunic with green flower trim
Red velvet gown with silver trim
5 x woollen cloaks
Mediaeval style cone shaped headdress
Calico Bonnet
Wooden sword
Clay Face
Replica Roman standard on pole
Folder with book: Early Britain
Folder with book: Explore Archaeology
Folder with book: Life and Death in the Prehistoric North
Laminated  picture of a Stone Age man
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Loans Boxes for Educational purposes – Special Free Offer

These are on special offer from 1 January – 31 December 2022 (with grateful thanks to grant funding from the Children’s Trust and St Hilda’s Trust). All loans boxes for the purposes of education are available to borrow free of charge for a maximum period of two weeks by schools, childminders, regularly home schooled pupils and young people’s groups until 31 December 2022. Any one user or institution may borrow a maximum of 2 boxes at the same time.

Loans Boxes for any other (non-educational) purpose cost £15 inc. VAT for each two week period of hire Extended periods of hire may be agreed with Bailiffgate for an additional charge (please telephone on 01665 605847)

How to Book

Free and paid for loans boxes are booked online (if you have any questions, please telephone on 01665 605847)·

  • Click on the calendar below to check the dates you want are available and reserve your two week period from Saturday to Saturday (please note if you exceed the 14 days it will not allow you to book)· Click on the ‘Sponsored or Not’ drop down to confirm whether you qualify for the free loans box or whether you need to pay the fee
  • Click on Book Now to complete your booking
  • Complete relevant details and Proceed to Checkout

Please note: All bookings run from Saturday to Saturday and users must collect and deliver the loans boxes back to Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery (open Tuesday to Sunday, 10am – 4pm). Loans Boxes and any additional items not contained in the loans box must be returned by at least the stated return date. You may return them early but note we are not open on Mondays.  See our Terms and Conditions (and please ensure you read paragraph 12 which details terms and conditions for Loans Boxes).

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