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

Scientists Recognized Legendary Sword of Ivan the Terrible
27.11.2014 11:24
Scientists Recognized Legendary Sword of Ivan the Terrible

The sword found archeologists in Siberia in 1975 has been identified.

      According to the research conducted the sword most likely belonged to the well-known Cossack ataman Yermak and was presented to him by Tsar Ivan the Terrible, The Russian Times reports.

      The weapon was found not far from the place, where the legendary conqueror of Siberia had been killed in a battle with the Tatar troops. For several decades the sword was kept in store rooms of a local lore museum.

      However, the recent additional research made it possible for scientists to assume that it was with this weapon that Yermak died. The sword has some inscription in Latin on both sides of it. According to scientists, the weapon is still in an excellent condition and restorers can make it pristine.


Sources: http://oane.ws :// :// :// :// 


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Archeology Ivan the Terrible Yermak   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Online Exhibition Russian History in Pictures: Sytin Partnership Publication
08.12.2020
Exhibition "Mirrors and Through the Looking Glass"
15.11.2020
Virtual Platform Digital Earth
15.12.2020
Jewelry Exhibition "JUNWEX Moscow" at ENEA
21.09.2020
Online Museum "Moscow Caring for History"
23.05.2020







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Eduard Gorokhovsky  Russian fashion designer  Exhibitions in Moscow  RockestraLive  Kaliningrad Region  Russian business  Crimean referendum  Sculpture  travel to Russia  Sochi Olympics  Perm Territory  Birchbark Manuscripts   Russian Science Fiction  Russian tourism  Moscow sightseeeing  Perm  Ryazan Kremlin  Russian football team  Contemporary Russian History Museum  Peterhof  Pushking Fine Arts Museum  Architecture of Moscow  Russian circus  Moscow  Sakhalin Islands  Russian Cinema  Petropavlovskaya fortress  St. Petersburg  Space Stations  Russian regions  Russian interent  Tsaritsyno  Yekaterina Baibayeva  ESRF  New Films  Valeriya Gai Germanika  Adygea  Nature Reserves  Samara Region  Tver region  Arctic Sunrise  National Bestseller  Russian hockey  Paul McCartney  Krasnaya Polyana  Opposition  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts  Events in Moscow  Festivals in Moscow 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites