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3,500-Year-Old 'Lunch Box' with Traces of Grain Found in Swiss Alps

05:55 EDT 31 Jul 2017 | Yahoo News

3,500-Year-Old 'Lunch Box' with Traces of Grain Found in Swiss AlpsAbout 3,500 years ago, an intrepid traveler in the Swiss Alps lost their lunch box. Archaeologists recently discovered the wooden vessel as the ice where it was buried melted near the top of a mountain. Baskets, barrels and boxes made from organic materials like wood or leather rarely survive in the archaeological record, but some examples have been found in the Alps before.


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