sieves

The sieves Neolithic found in Croatia

found in Croatia pottery, very similar to sieves, dating back to about 7200 Years ago, full Neolithic.

On them are still present traces of milk fatty acids, the oldest found so far in the Mediterranean basin, which suggests that they were used for the production of cheese (you see https://www.pilloledistoria.it/9672/preistoria/preistoria-la-scoperta-del-formaggio).

Compared with milk, The cheese had a double benefit for men: it was easier to digest for adults are lactose intolerant and had the merit to be preserved for a long time, something that proved very useful during periods of drought and famine.

To learn more, please click here: https://ilfattostorico.com/2018/09/10/formaggi-neolitici-di-7-200-anni-fa-in-croazia/ (Photo gives: ilfattostorico.com).