Soldiers could use their salary to improve their diet. Poultry was
considerably more expensive than beef and pork.
Mussels from the Main river were apparently also fairly scare and expensive fare. Imported dates, figs, and almonds were highly valued luxury goods.
Bavarian State Conservation Office – Landesstelle für die nichtstaatlichen Museen & Bavarian State Archaeological Collection with the support of the Bayerische Sparkassenstiftung