Thracian Lion head found in Bulgarian cave

Published on September 14th, 2012 | by Admin

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A Thracian lion head, carved out of stone, has been found in a Cave in Bulgaria.

It was German ornithologists who initially discovered the sculpture, local media inform. They stumbled upon the artifact while studying the behavior of local birds and subsequently handed it over to Bulgarian experts.

The sculpture has been dated to the Late Bronze/Early Iron Age, or approximately 2nd/1st century BC.

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Story: Novinite | Photo: BGNES

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