About Our Project

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Be part of our journey to uncover the secrets of the Salt Men.
Discover this important part in the history of mankind.

Today, salt is one of the most casual things.
But it was not always like that: There was a time when salt was worth more than gold.
The Salt Men of Iran lived at that time.
Their remains tell the story of an era that shaped almost all of our lives today.

Why we do what we do

We believe that the Salt Men are an important part in the history of mankind.
We want to preserve this unique world heritage, discover and share its stories.
We believe that our users want to know more about their origin – and the origin of mankind.


Our research continues...

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