Sarcophagus found in Azerbaijan

Published on May 13th, 2011 | by Admin

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A sarcophagus containing the bodies of two individuals has been found in Azerbaijan.

“An ancient monument dating back to the 4th-10th centuries was found in the Boyuk Dakhna village,” head of the Archaeology and Ethnography Institute‚Äôs Sheki-Gah-Oguz expedition Nasib Mukhtarov told Trend.

The villagers found an unusual stone and immediately informed the expedition head.

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Story: Trend | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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