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

Archeologists Finds Thousand Year-Old Ship
17.09.2012 22:03
Archeologists Finds Thousand Year-Old Ship

 Archeologists have found an ancient ship in the coastal waters of Fanagoria (Krasnodar Territory). 

      Experts argue that it is a Byzantine trading sailing vessel. The wooden ship is around 1 thousand years old. Now the find is under water and it is impossible to salvage it yet because of the risk of it falling apart. 

      The ship is 15 meters long and three meters wide. Now historians study what was kept inside the ship – a jug, an amphora, and some ceramics splinters. The archeologists’ special pride is a red basin harbouring fragments of the ship, which one did not have to tear off, since they dropped out of the entire construction over time. 


Sources: http://www.kursiv.kz 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Archeology Taman Krasnodar Territory   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Andy Warhol's Animal Rights Exhibition in Moscow
13.03.2017
Emir Kusturica and Goran Bregovich Gave a Gig in Moscow Kremlin Palace
07.11.2016
Paintings by Russian and Soviet Artists Put Up for Auction in New York
10.12.2016
Padua Dwellers Get Acquainted with Russian Silver Age
13.03.2017
1st Russian Film Music Festival to Be Held in Los Angeles
25.11.2016



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Sochi train tickets  aircraft  New Medicines  Primorsky Territory  religion  Victory Day  Capital Partners  Russian Cinema  Vladimir Nabokov  Moscow Flower Show  Red Terror  Valeriya Guy Germanika  Archeological Monuments  Boris Andreyev  Russian history  Altai flood  Russian journalists  Russian tourism  deer monument  Varya Panina  RBK  Archeology  Burial Grounds  Russian Internet  Fabio Capello  Russian mobile operators  Wolverine  Russian laws  Vsevolzhsk   Moscow actions  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Painting  Smoking rooms   the Russian Museum  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian business  Russian Literature  Russian courts  debt collection  RSC "Energia"  Russian opposition activists  Penza  Kaliningrad Region  Moscow  Formula 1  space  Messenger  Republic of Buryatia  Siberia  incident 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites