Ukrainian archaeologists do not lag behind foreign and even in winter incredible discoveries. Treasure, recently discovered in Kiev, without exaggeration, the most valuable for history.
So we know that the capital architectural and archaeological expedition of Institute of archeology of NASU, headed by Vsevolod Ivakin during the protective archaeological research found the treasure. About this Facebook said the Director of the Department of cultural heritage protection of Kyiv city state administration Oleksandr Nikora.
According to him, the weight of the find is approximately 2 kg and consists of silver coins.
“About 2 kg of silver coins with denomination of 1 ruble, 50/20/10 cents, in the basement torn down in the 70-ies of the XX century building on the territory of the reserve “Ancient Kiev”. Found treasures of architectural and archaeological expedition of Institute of archeology of NASU, led by Vsevolod by Imaginem during the protective archaeological researches”, — stated in the message.
Coins made in the period from 1817 to 1912 After restoration they will be transferred to the Museum of archeology of Institute of archeology of national Academy of Sciences.
Archaeologists can not yet say why the treasure was buried. However, there is a legend which researchers think is most likely. So Nikora writes that according to urban legend in the next house was a Bank, and a demolished building lived a banker.
“Archaeologists suggest that in the turbulent years of the Ukrainian revolution, when life, unfortunately, has ceased to be something standing, and Bank employees gave particular attention, the owner hid his treasure in the basement, in order to never to return,” writes Nikora.
In CIV znajshli spravzhniy belongings 😃
Of about 2 kg srbih nomnom coins 1 ruble, 50/20/10-kopiyok, pdval Snezana…
Geplaatst door Oleksandr Nikora op Woensdag 5 december 2018
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