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Treasure-Filled Warrior's Grave Found in Russia

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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Hidden in a necropolis situated high in the mountains of the Caucasus in Russia, researchers have discovered the grave of a male warrior laid to rest with gold jewelry, iron chain mail and numerous weapons, including a 36-inch (91 centimeters) iron sword

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Roger G (154)
Thursday February 21, 2013, 1:31 pm
noted, thanks !

MmAway M (492)
Thursday February 21, 2013, 2:22 pm
Thanks Marty! xx

Sue Matheson (79)
Thursday February 21, 2013, 2:30 pm
very cool

g d c (0)
Thursday February 21, 2013, 6:23 pm

Lydia Weissmuller Price (181)
Friday February 22, 2013, 7:56 am
Interesting items found with him, but I find it sad that we're still robbing and desecrating graves.

Bruno Moreira (61)
Friday February 22, 2013, 8:05 am

Jim P (3273)
Friday February 22, 2013, 9:52 am
his is an important find as to a specific area and its culture, the unusual find as to the importance of a
warrior / chief and how he was revered in his treatment of the burial site. 2,200 years ago before Christ,
before the medieval times.

Enjoyed the photos and a look into the oast.

Ty, Marty.

Kerrie G (118)
Friday February 22, 2013, 10:33 am
Noted, thanks.

Phil P (94)
Friday February 22, 2013, 2:15 pm
Very interesting. Thanks for sharing.

Birgit W (160)
Friday February 22, 2013, 2:17 pm
Interesting. Thanks

Julie F (68)
Friday February 22, 2013, 7:46 pm
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