Ancient Sumerian Beer Drinkers

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October 7, 2015 4:30 p.m.

Depiction of Sumerian beer drinkers, 2600BCE, using stalks to drink from large, communal containers.

Image Available At:
http://cdli.ucla.edu/pubs/cdlj/2012/cdlj2012_002_fig/figure1.jpg

An early drinking song found on a clay tablet from the same era: http://etcsl.orinst.ox.ac.uk/section4/tr4231.htm

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