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

Ancient Birchbark Manuscripts and Coins Found in Novgorod
30.09.2014 17:54
Ancient Birchbark Manuscripts and Coins Found in Novgorod

Ancient birchbark manuscripts and coins have been found by archeologists in Veliky Novgorod.

      Research associate of the Archeology Institute, RAS, Oleg Oleynikov informed the Interfax agency about the finds.

      According to him, the manuscripts and coins date back to the 11th – 14th centuries. The experts have managed to read and decipher 9 birchbark manuscripts, which turned out to be business correspondence.

      Besides, archeologists have found various seals, stamps and coins. One of the most unusual finds is a ceramic toy wheel horse. The Russian Academy of Sciences plans to complete the work till the end of the next week.

      At the end of May archeologists found a unique Old Russian bronze ornament, which is 600 years old, in the historic center of Veliky Novgorod.


Sources: http://mir24 :// 


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Archeology Veliky Novgorod Archeological Finds Birchbark Manuscripts  

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Russian Ministry of Culture Permitted to Open Cinemas
18.07.2020
Festival "Christmas Light" in Moscow
22.12.2019
Tulip Festival in Saint Petersburg is in the Worlds Top Ten Festivals
28.10.2019
The Hermitage Online Project
24.04.2020
Oratorio The Lord of Beauty to Premiere in Zaryadye
18.11.2019







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Anna Starobinets  Russian scientists  Russian Metro  Photography  Museum of Emotions  accident  Bolotnaya Square  extreme tourism in Russia  Russian Cinema  Photo Exhibitions  Russian trade  Svetlogorsk  Russian business  Leo Tolstoy Museum  Exhibitions in Saint Petersburg  Russian churches  ROSCOSMOS  Sergey Kuryokhin Award  Moscow  New Year celebrations  VKontakte  Borsch  Anna Antonicheva  Nobel Prize  Festivals in Moscow  Concerts in St. Petersburg  Bologoye  Russian tourists  Olympics 2014  Murmansk  Moscow Art Theater in the name of Chekhov   Kurilsky State Reserve  Kazan  travel to Russia  LDPR  space  Khimki elections  Russian regions  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  South Stream  Russian tourism  A5 Group  Satellites  St. Petersburg  Exhibitions in Moscow  Great Patriotic War  The Mountains Of Adygea   Yekaterinburg  Natella Toidze  FC Spartak 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites