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

Bone Armor Found by Archeologists in Siberia
23.09.2014 12:53
Bone Armor Found by Archeologists in Siberia

Russian archeologists have unearthed bone armor in a Bronze Age grave found in Siberia.

      That is the type of armor similar to the one worn by the character Lord of Bones in the series of epic fantasy novels A Song of Ice and Fire by George R. R. Martin.

      The find is from 3500 to 3900 years old. The armor was buried without its owner at the depth of one and a half meters, on the bank of River Irtysh near Omsk.

      Presently the researchers examine the find to establish the bones of which animals were used for making the protective clothing. Meanwhile they assume these are elk, deer and horse bones.

      Restoration works for reconstruction of the exact appearance of the armor are also carried out now. The fragments of bone plates were carefully taken out of the ground and delivered to the laboratory. After cleaning they will be recombined and that is a long and laborious process.


Sources: http://www.vesti.ru 

Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Omsk Region Game of Thrones Archeological Finds Archeology  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Palace Bridge Appeared On the Logo of the European Championship
29.01.2017
Rosa Khutor Resort Will Get New Lands
09.05.2017
Renovations Will Be Made In Klin
14.02.2017
MCC Will Operate All Night On December 31 - January 1
29.12.2016
Free Wi-Fi Appeared At Verkhniy Baskunchak Station
28.02.2017



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
TAGS:
Temnikov  Russian business  Penza  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Kundur dinosaur cemetery  Russian Literature  Moscow  Izhevsk  State Duma  Altai  Vladimir Yankilevsky  Russian Theater  Partizansk  Valery Gergiev  Russian Cinema  Boris Stechkin  Russian fashion  Megafon  Spacecrafts  Schlumberger  E.coli  MIBEXPO  Theatre Costumes  Starfish  Alexey Miller  Archeology  Russian history  animals  physics  Exhibitions in Moscow  Russian volleyball  Pyotr Tchaikovsky  cheapest flights  Victory Day  Russian tourism  Anatoly Zverev  Elbrus  Great Patriotic War  St. Petersburg University  Pollution  Alexander Pushkin  Norilsk Nickel  Russian airports  Painting  Nizhny Lomov  Russian opposition activists  Federal Service for Financial Markets  TRIK  fashion weeks  Vologda 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites