What was unusual about the food found with Egyptian Pharaoh Tutankhamun, when his tomb was discovered in the Valley of the Kings in November 1922 by English Egyptologist Howard Carter.

Answer: Along with gold and other priceless treasures, the honey placed in the tomb when the King died around 1346 BC was still edible, over 3000 years later.

Source: Tutankhamun – The Untold Story by Thomas Hoving; The Tomb of Tutankhamun by Howard Carter

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