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Professor Runnels wine cellar discovery interview

December 2nd, 2013 in Archaeology, Discoveries, Discovery, Faculty, Uncategorized

Curtis Runnels, an archaeologist at Boston University, called the finding significant not only in showing the sophistication of the wine, but also in suggesting that it was meant specifically for palace use. He noted that the chemical analysis showed each jar held wine from the same recipe, showing the “consistency and control you’d expect in a palace.”

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