The sturgeon barrel from the Gribshunden shipwreck

Project: Research

Project Details


During the 2019 excavations of the Gribshunden shipwreck, the fascinating find of a barrel seemingly filled with the remains of sturgeon was recovered. In this sub-project we analyse the remains using traditional zooarchaeological methods integrated with aDNA analysis.
Effective start/end date2019/10/012020/09/30

UKÄ subject classification

  • Archaeology