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A Skin Manuscript From the Year 1200 Was Punctured and Used as a Wheat Sieve


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 days ago - icelandmag.is
One of the oldest skin, or vellum, manuscripts in the collection of the The Arni Magnússon Institute of Icelandic Studies in Reykjavík was punctured and used as a wheat sieve by its previous owner....



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Kathleen M (230)
Sunday April 15, 2018, 1:28 pm
S&N. Thx for sharing Marty.
 

Animae C (514)
Sunday April 15, 2018, 4:56 pm
Interesting, they were actually preserved by being used as household items!

TY Marty
 

Peggy B (42)
Sunday April 15, 2018, 5:51 pm
tyfs
 

Janet B (0)
Monday April 16, 2018, 8:06 pm
Thanks
 

Angela J (61)
Monday April 16, 2018, 9:04 pm
Thanks
 

Janet B (0)
Tuesday April 17, 2018, 8:36 pm
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