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

Ancient Brick Furnace Found in Astrakhan Region
22.08.2013 12:54
Ancient Brick Furnace Found in Astrakhan Region

Archeologists have found a furnace for brick production of the Golden Horde era (14th century) in the Astrakhan Region.

      Archeologists carrying out excavations in Selitrenny archaeological site of the Astrakhan Region have found an intact furnace used by our ancestors for baking bricks.

      In the pit area the archeologists have found several coins thanks to which they ascertaind that the kiln was constructed in the mid 14th century, that is in the Golden Horde period. Researchers assure that the furnace is unique. It is the third find of the kind made in this area since the early 2000s. The well-preserved furnace is of big size. In ancient times, however, its dome of mudbrick collapsed.


Sources: http://www.uznayvse.ru 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Furnace Golden Horde Astrakhan Region Archeology  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Treasures of St. Petersburg and Your Style to be Exhibited in LenExpo
19.10.2016
Music from Game of Thrones Comes to Novosibirsk Philharmonic Hall
26.11.2016
Russian Museum Announced Museum Selfie Competition
30.07.2016
Magic of the World - Photo and Multimedia Exhibition in Moscow
09.03.2017
Aluminum Exhibition of Nikos Floros in Moscow
06.03.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
selfie  Smolensk Region  Solovetsky Islands  Nikolay Ozerov  Mariinsky theatre  Russian tourism  Tragedy  Russian events  Tchaikovsky Competition  Russian Rock Music  Russian Literature  Russian business  US sanctions  concerts in Russia  Archeology  world record  Architecture  Gays  Russia in space  Concerts in St. Petersburg  Kazan  Exhibitions in Moscow  Victory Day  typhoon  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Fast Food  Healthare  Russian history  Suvorov Military School  Irkutsk  Maloyaroslavets  Moscow  Russian international relations  Vitaly Goryaev  astronomy  Arkhangelsk  Moscow State University  Russian science  environment  Street Art  Winter starts from Yakutia  Genocide  Russian Science Fiction  Film Distribution  Vera Glagoleva  Painting  Krasnodar  Russian Cinema  Russian-Georgian relations  Khabarovsk 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites