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The existence of ovens like this is easily documented for the 18th century. In fact, just about every ancient culture had a very similar oven. There’s one particular wood cut illustration from medieval times depicting an earthen oven built on a wagon.
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Archaeologists sometimes recreate technology from the past to understand how people lived. This is called experimental archaeology. In this video, we recreate an earth oven and cook catfish in it. 11 more words
We mixed and put on the plaster layer. Needed one of the few cool days we’ve had this summer.
- 1 part hydrated lime, (uncured lime is caustic on skin, use gloves, and wash off any that gets on skin.) 222 more words
Earth oven building; we did it! It took all weekend and it was hard work but great fun!