In the Alps found an ancient bow which is 4000 years old

Fragments of onions, arrows and a wooden box for products that 4000 years have been found high in the mountains in the Swiss Alps. The items were found in a rock grotto near the glacier at an altitude of almost 2,700 m in the area of ​​the Lotschberg Pass mountain tourist trail.

According to archaeologists, artifacts belonged to hunters and shepherds. The refuge was discovered by one of the locals, who was walking with a dog

In addition to the bow and arrow, the researchers also found strips of leather and lace of veins attached to a button made of a horn. Carbon dating showed that artifacts date from 2 thousand to 1.8 thousand years. BC. All items were found on an area of ​​about 2 square meters. m.