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5,000-year-old burial mound reconstructed


Researchers have been working to reconstructed a 5,000-year-old monumental burial mound found in Ukraine.

Scientists reconstructed the monumental 5 thousand years old tomb discovered on the border between Ukraine and Moldova. It belonged to a representative of the elite of the community of nomadic shepherds.

“This is the most complex tomb that we have discovered during the excavations carried out since 2010” – told PAP Dr. Danuta ?urkiewicz of the Institute of Prehistory, Adam Mickiewicz University in Pozna?.

The burial is located within the barrow cemetery near the village of Prydnistryanske (Vinnytsia region) on the border of the Ukraine and Moldova near the Dniester.

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Story: PAP | Photo: Michal Podsiadlo

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