Wicker fruit basket found in submerged tomb

Hot on the heels of the discovery of the ancient military shipwreck at the site of the submerged Egyptian-Greek city of Thonis-Heracleion, marine archaeologists from the European Institute for Underwater Archaeology (IEASM) have discovered a 4th century B.C. tumulus with beautifully preserved funerary offerings including a wicker fruit basket still containing said fruit. The tumulus …