Paid in Beer
WHS where records exist that workers at the site have been paid in beer.
|Ahwar of Southern Iraq
|Uruk: a tablet has been discovered that describes beer production at the Inanna Temple in Uruk and beer was given to workers as part of their daily rations.
|Frontiers of the Roman Empire
|Near Hadrian's Wall, the Vindolanda tablets include “a polite request for beer to be sent to the garrison (which had entirely consumed its previous stock of beer)”.
|During the construction of the Great Pyramids in Giza, Egypt, each worker got a daily ration of four to five liters of beer.
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