Browsing the "Pottery" Tag

5,000-year-old Chinese beer recipe

June 9th, 2016 | by Admin

Residue found on prehistoric pots found in China has shed new light on ancient beer-making in the region. Barley might


Angkor-era kiln found in Cambodia

June 6th, 2016 | by Admin

Archaeologists working in Cambodia are excavating a kiln site located near Cheung Ek Lake. Fewer than 10 of the kiln


Beekeeping began 8,500 years ago

December 1st, 2015 | by Admin

Chemical analysis carried out on Neolithic pottery found across Europe suggests that beekeeping began 8,500 years ago. This study has


Intact wine jug found in Denmark

June 23rd, 2015 | by Admin

A fully-intact 1,000-year-old wine pitcher has been unearthed in a cemetery in Ribe, Denmark. “It is a unique find,” said