Date: 2 months ago   Category: Russia

The gopher helped archeologists to find a treasure


The Selitrenny ancient settlement – an archeology monument. The capital of the Golden Horde – the city the Shed Bath was at this place. The treasure of silver coins was found by archeologists in Russia during excavation in the Astrakhan region. With it they were helped by a gopher, is reported on the website of the Mari state university. "In the territory of the Selitrenny ancient settlement in the Astrakhan region archeologists found a treasure of silver coins of the end of the 14th century. Archeologists were helped by a gopher who pushed out outside the coins which were found on his underground way. They were stored in a linen sack", – it is said in the statement. In total archeologists found in the course of excavation of 157 silver coins. The Selitrenny ancient settlement – an archeology monument. The capital of the Golden Horde – the city Al Makhrus's Shed known also as the Shed Bath was at this place in the Middle Ages. Excavation began there in 1965 and continues still. Earlier it was reported that archeologists found in Kiev a treasure of times of the Russian Empire – two kilograms of silver coins of 1 ruble, 50/20/10 kopeks. And in Israel the treasure with gold coins of times of crusades was found. Nakhodka is found on excavation of the ancient city of Caesarea. Gold was found in a bronze jug which age about 900 years. The treasure consisted of 24 gold coins, each of which is equivalent to revenue of the peasant those days. Also the gold earring was found. News from the Correspondent.netv of Telegram. Subscribe for our https://t.me/korrespondentnet channel

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