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

5 Thousand-Year-Old Burial Ground Found by Lipetsk Archeologists
22.07.2013 15:01
5 Thousand-Year-Old Burial Ground Found by Lipetsk Archeologists

A monument of the Neolith Copper Stone Age is explored in the Dobrovsky District of the Lipetsk Region.

      Experts have already examined three burials harbouring remnants of two women and one man, who were about 30 years old. One of the anthropologists has assumed that an uraloid is buried there, that is a person belonging to a mixed race of the European and the Mongoloid ones, the head of the expedition Roman Smolyaninov explains.

      The skeletons are in graves with the head pointing to the east, and with bent or extended legs directed to the north.

      According to Roman Smolyaninov, in this area there were, most likely, living at once two nationalities, engaged in hunting and collecting.

      He has noted that the burial ground in Preobrazhenovka is the second Eneolithic monument of the Lipetsk Region. Another site was investigated in 2005 near Ksizovo Village of the Zadonsk District.


Sources: http://www.lipetskmedia.ru 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Archeology Burial Grounds Lipetsk Region   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Mariinsky Theater to Present Mono Opera Based on Diary of Anne Frank
28.01.2017
7th International Theater Festival "LUDI" in Oryol
03.06.2017
Propaganda Launched in Murmansk Museum
07.02.2017
Cultural Mix to Celebrate Moscow Birthday
10.08.2017
Maxim Gorky International Literature Festival in Nizhny Novgorod
31.03.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
LGBT in Russia  astronomy  children  Russian Premier League  Archeology  Russian business  State Duma  Ryanair  Russia-Turkey  Russian history  Exhibitions in Moscow  Gazprom Neft  Tobolsk Kremlin  Anti-Semitism  Buryat Republic  Festival of Masters  Oboronservis scandal  flight  Folk Songs  Film Festival  Teleportation  migration in Russia  FIFA World Cup 2018  Painting  Avachinsky Gulf  Leo Tolstoy  Zenit St. Petersburg  Russian Writer  Russian economy  Nicolai Lilin  Moscow  Pre-Raphaelites  Russian Cinema  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian officials  Russian events  Murmansk  Phobos Soil  Russian tourism  Zabaikalsky Territory  Dolls  treaty  Russian Literature  biology  Russian regions  Russian hockey  the Arkhangelsk Region   Russian amber  business  crisis 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites