In the Vitebsk region found a spoon by the age of 4 thousand years.
On Krivanska the peat (Beshenkovichi district, Vitebsk region) archeologists have found a spoon by the age of 4 thousand years. This is the first completely preserved spoon late Neolithic on the territory of Belarus.
Peat contains 10 archaeological monuments of IV-II Millennium BC. The archaeologists have the opportunity here to reconstruct the life of ancient Belarusians for nearly 3.5 thousand years without interruption, according to the Belarusian partisans.
As told senior researcher of the Institute of history of NAS of Belarus Maxim Cherniavsky, spoon made of animal bone, most likely from the hip.
If you conduct a detailed analysis may be found filling in pores, which will allow to know what that spoon ate. By the way, kept the spoon in his right hand.
Other finds of the expedition amulets, pendants made from teeth and tusks of animals, bone and amber beads, flint and bone arrow-heads, an awl, a fishhook and a lot of ceramic vessels, including pot, which managed to collect almost completely.
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