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

Protomeot Burials Unearthed in Taman
13.09.2012 09:29
Protomeot Burials Unearthed in Taman

Unique protomeot burials have been found in Taman (Krasnodar Territory) in the last days of a volunteer archaeological camp’s work.

      
They were discovered near a defensive moat of the 6th century B.C.

      
This find changes the set-up opinion that Greek immigrants grew roots in empty territories and only then came in contact with local population.

      
“We have found a series of burials and sites of the protomeot – early Scythian time, to be more exact – the 9th -7th centuries B.C. The sepulchers stand out not only due to their ritual, but also with their stock, such as pots, bowls etc. So these are the guys who met the first colonists", – the head of East Bosporus archaeological expedition of the Archeology Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences Nikolay Sudarev said.



Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Krasnodar Territory Taman Archeology   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Monuments in Volgograd  Russia international  Russian scientists  Altai  Krasnoyarsk  visas  Kalashnikov machine gun  Russian finance  accommodation in Yekaterinburg  State Literary Museum  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Central House of Artist  Exhibitions in Moscow  Khabarovsk Territory  Russian Cinema  Tyumen Zoo  Faceted Chamber  Rossia 10   collaboration  Russian tourism  Russian Football clubs  Russian Nature  Russian politics  Organ Concerts  pastila   Russian Monuments  Moscow  Russian football team  Rock Concerts  Russian courts  Tula  Domodedovo  Russian science  statistics  St. Petersburg  Apsheronsk  Russian laws  Russian cuisine  Viking  Russian business  Pussy Riot case  Stay Home Online Events  Aeroexpress  Moscow Theatres  Sochi Olympic Games 2014  Vesyegonsk  Moscow Museums  Unemployment  Russian economy  Barnaul 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites