Tudor trash is an archaeologist’s treasure
Excavations in London’s Southwark district produce some interesting finds, including a banana peel that predates when the fruit was thought to have been introduced to England. Thanks to Rachel for passing this info along!
Article about excavation from Heritage Matters Magazine
Article from the Museum of London
Article about a Tudor banana also from the Museum of London
[Comments are closed on older posts. If you wish to make a comment, please contact Lara via the link in the sidebar.]