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Treasure-Filled Warrior's Grave Found in Russia


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

Marty
- 554 days ago - livescience.com
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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Comments

Roger Garin-michaud (61)
Thursday February 21, 2013, 1:31 pm
noted, thanks !
 

Mm M. (449)
Thursday February 21, 2013, 2:22 pm
Thanks Marty! xx
 

Sue Matheson (70)
Thursday February 21, 2013, 2:30 pm
very cool
 

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

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
noted
 

Jim Phillips (3209)
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. (135)
Friday February 22, 2013, 10:33 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Phil P. (90)
Friday February 22, 2013, 2:15 pm
Very interesting. Thanks for sharing.
 

Birgit W. (144)
Friday February 22, 2013, 2:17 pm
Interesting. Thanks
 

Julie F. (65)
Friday February 22, 2013, 7:46 pm
Interesting!
 
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