A 4,000-year-old olive stone found in Cilicia

  • by Western Armenia, December 26, 2019 in Ancient History
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During the excavations in Cilicia,  a 4,000-year-old olive stones were found.It is now being investigated whether the historic stone carries the same gene as olives grown in the region today. Along with the olive stones discovered 4,000 years ago during the excavations, basalt equipment which were also discovered, which were supposedly used in the production of olive oil.