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.