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Cache of 12th-century coins found in Azerbaijan

A jar containing 273 copper coins has been found in Azerbaijan. The coins date back to the rule of Eldiguzids dynasty (12th century), also known as Atabegs of Azerbaijan. The inscriptions show that the coins were minted on behalf of the Seljuk Sultan Arslan Shah (1161-1176). The name of the Abbasid Caliph was

18th century gold ducats found in Azerbaijan

A cache of 37 gold coins, minted in Holland in the late 18th century, has been found in Azerbaijan. Chief of Aghsu archeological expedition of the Institute of Archeology and Ethnography of the Azerbaijani National Academy of Sciences Gafar Jabiyev told APA that a treasure consisting of gold coin examples were

Sarcophagus found in Azerbaijan

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’s Sheki-Gah-Oguz expedition Nasib Mukhtarov told Trend. The villagers found an unusual stone and immediately informed the