Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Archeologists Found 32 Birchbark Manuscripts in Season 2012 in Veliky Novgorod
31.08.2012 12:27
Archeologists Found 32 Birchbark Manuscripts in Season 2012 in Veliky Novgorod

Russian archeologists have found 32 birchbark manuscripts in the excavation season of 2012 in Veliky Novgorod.

      Most of the manuscripts are samples of ancient business correspondence.

      Among the pieces found in Troitsky Pit this year there was a birchbark manuscript with an incantation against fever. The birchbark manuscripts were found in Troitsky Pit located in the historical city center to the South of the Novgorod Kremlin.

      In recent years a number of unique finds have been discovered there. Among them is the well-known Novgorod Psalter (a wax book of the 11th century), about 500 birchbark manuscripts, and remains of Olisey Grechin’s art studio of the 12th century.

      In the current field season of excavations in Troitsky Pit were carried out for about three months.

      Presently they have come to an end.


Sources: http://www.ria.ru 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Archeology Veliky Novgorod    

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

One Masterpiece Exhibition at the EEF
30.08.2017
Guns NRoses at the FIFA World Cup in Moscow
02.05.2018
Sacred Peaks of Himalayas in Moscow
16.11.2017
Interactive Exhibition of Leonardo da Vinci Inventions in Moscow
16.03.2018
Free Exhibitions at Tretyakov Gallery: on Mystery of Sviyazhsk Town and Soviet Artist
06.04.2018







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Flowers Delivery

search on the map
TAGS:
Painting  Russian culture  MAKS 2013  New Films  Shakira  Abram Arkhipov  Far East  Russian space agency  FIFA  Robots  Photo Exhibition  EU sanctions  Russian parks  Theatre Festivals  South Africa fashion  Archeology  human rights  Museums Of Kirillovsky District  Design  Naked Heart Foundation  Igor Chapurin  Yandex  Unusual Monuments  Russian Cinema  Russian Literature  Musicals   Loznitsa  Active Citizen  Russian business  Exhibitions in Moscow  Novosibirsk  Moscow  Russian investigators  Russian taxes  Moscow Zoo  Amur Region  Kantemir  Film Festivals in Russia  Arkhangelsk  Russian sportswomen  Arkhangelsk Region  Russian tourism  Miss Russia 2013  Russian space programme  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Gdov  Russian painters  ecology  Russian history  Russian psychic tourism 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites