In the archaeological Museum of Tigranakert in Nagorno Karabakh opened the exhibition of artifacts discovered during the excavation of a barrow near the village of nor Haykajour Markerscase district.
The exhibition features more than 30 exhibits, Dating from the ninth-eighth centuries BC: ceramic vessels, jewelry, bronze parts of a belt, gold jewelry in the form of animals, detail of the tomb, the iron weapon, the wooden parts of the staff, the correspondent of the “Caucasian knot”.
Part of the findings is being reviewed in Armenia, because the exact numbers will be known after all laboratory examinations, told the correspondent of “Caucasian knot” in the Department of tourism and historical environment protection of the Ministry of economy of Nagorno-Karabakh.
For excavations to State service of protection of the historic environment has invited archaeologists from Nagorno-Karabakh and Armenia. The expedition included four archaeologist and a research group of seven experts, told the “Caucasian knot” at the Ministry of economy of the unrecognized Republic. Continue reading
Specialists of the archeological center “the heritage” of the East-Ukrainian national University named after Volodymyr Dahl in the summer of archaeological studies conducted a large-scale search operation on the left Bank of the Seversky Donets within Kremensky district to identify and account for unknown objects of national cultural and historical heritage. The result of this work was the discovery of ten entirely new multi-layered settlements with the materials of ancient cultures from the Neolithic to the early middle ages.
Especially valuable for Ukrainian historical science is discovery, settlement “Serebryansky-2” in the Kremen lesookhotnichy economy. Here were found the fragments of casting moulds and ornamented pottery, tools of stone and bone, remains of dwellings of the late Neolithic period. This settlement promising for future excavations stationary.
“We have successfully completed another season, – said the Director of the Archaeological Museum INSIDE them. V. Dahl Eugene Black. University Archaeological Museum was enriched with new unique exhibits, and the Ukrainian science was enriched with the latest information about drevneishego Eastern region”. Continue reading
Archaeologists Donetsk region are sounding the alarm: the region has intensified the disaster of mounds — graves of chiefs and prominent warriors, who lived 3-5 thousand years ago. At the end of last week, a local history buff, 34-year-old Alexander Kotenko found on the outskirts of Donetsk archaeologists opened the black barrow. To get to the burial chamber where priceless objects of worship and the grave diggers did not.
— I all life was fond of history, — has told “the View” Alexander Kotenko. We youth gathered here, this “place of power”, which erased the boundary between the worlds, then activated the hidden possibilities of man.
According to Alexander, a week ago, when he came to barrow with friends, we saw traces of the excavation — the mound was pierced by a deep trench, dug by hand. In the nearby bushes were hidden the shovel. Continue reading