A hoard of historical artifacts found in Leningrad Region

Deputy Head of the archaeological expedition Natalya Grigoryeva demonstrates a hoard of historical artifacts dating back to the times of Ivan the Terrible and Boris Godunov — 116 silver coins, a purse, and fragments of German ceramics. It was discovered during the restoration of the Old Ladoga Fortress in the Leningrad Region on Aug. 18, 2015.

Deputy Head of the archaeological expedition Natalya Grigoryeva demonstrates a hoard of historical artifacts dating back to the times of Ivan the Terrible and Boris Godunov — 116 silver coins, a purse, and fragments of German ceramics. It was discovered during the restoration of the Old Ladoga Fortress in the Leningrad Region on Aug. 18, 2015.

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116 silver coins, a purse, and fragments of German ceramics dating back to the 16th century

Deputy Head of the archaeological expedition Natalya Grigoryeva demonstrates a hoard of historical artifacts dating back to the times of Ivan the Terrible and Boris Godunov — 116 silver coins, a purse, and fragments of German ceramics. It was discovered during the restoration of the Old Ladoga Fortress in the Leningrad Region on Aug. 18, 2015.

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