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A lot of precious gold findings from the Plovdiv region for the first time ever abroad

A lot of precious gold findings from the Plovdiv region for the first time ever abroad

2/6/2006 12:22:26 PM

An exhibition of Thracian gold items, found in the Plovdiv region, was sent on a tour to Italy, where for a month it is going to be exhibited at the presidential palace Quirinale (Palazzo del Quirinale) as reported by the National History Museum Director, Bozhidar Dimitrov.

The collection includes a gold wreath, gold ring, golden rhythons in the form of deer?s head, richly decorated knee-supporter from the grave of a Thracian ruler dated 4th century B.C. near the village of Zlatinitsa, Yambol region. The gold mask believed to display King Teres, found by Prof. Kitov.

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