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

Romeo and Juliet of Bronze Age
17.07.2014 15:39
Romeo and Juliet of Bronze Age

Archeologists have found an unusual grave near the town of Krasny Sulin in the Rostov Region.

      It keeps skeletons of two people embracing each other with both their arms and legs. Remains of a child were found in a separate grave a few meters away. The bones are about 4 thousand years old.

      “I have never seen anything like this before. Usually in couple or triple graves they arranged a woman’s body at the back of the man, and the child’s body was placed behind the woman, but never facing and embracing each other. These are Romeo and Juliette of the Bronze Age”, the archeologist Igor Gudimenko says.

      Anthropologists will more precisely establish the age and sex of the buried people.




Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Archeology Rostov Region Burial Grounds   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Children's Easter Choral Festival "Singing Russia" in Moscow
22.02.2020
Augmented Reality in Erarta Museum
08.10.2019
Special Weekday Offer in the Moscow Museum of Emotions
17.11.2019
Russian Cuisine Treats on National Unity Day in Moscow
01.11.2019
Michael Flint Photo Exhibition "Plunging into the Magic of Nature"
05.03.2019







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Musical LIKBEZ  Krasnodar Territory  Russian regions  Festivals in Moscow  Russian Playwrights  Nikolai Gogol  Life Saving  Radiology  Smolensk  St. Petersburg  Architecture of Kazan  children  Russian hockey  Russian State museum  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Ukraine  Gely Korzhev  Russian medicine  Moscow  Russian writers  Barnaul Spring Festival  Military Technical Museum  sanctions  Green Patrol  Russian business  Russian banking sector  Russian tourism  Rostov-on-Don  Russian laws  Russian Railways  Vladimir Spivakov Invites  Elena Basner  Korkino  Fashion and Style in Photography  Sharp  Shushensky Bor  FIFA world cup 2018 tickets  Open Stunt Festival   Kirov Region  MICEX  Pskov  travel to Russia  Russian Cinema  Arctic  Kazan  Moscow Kremlin   Crimea  Exhibitions in Moscow  Architecture  Political Rallies 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites