I don't have any record of Punica from roman sites in Northern France
> in a roman vicus in NE-Switzerland (Eschenz, Tasgetium - where the Rhine
> leaves lake of Constance) we found a lot of waterlogged pomegranate
> seeds (dated shortly after 50 AD). This is quite exciting!
> I wanted to ask the list members if since my last publication in 2002
> somebody did find roman pomegranate seeds, too. I am not anymore sure if
> this is really such a luxury as I thought some years ago....!!!
> Many thanks in advance, best wishes for Christmas to all of you!
> Prof. Dr. Stefanie Jacomet
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