Metsamor

Metsamor A Home of Ancient Metallurgy

Metsamor A Home of Ancient Metallurgy – 3rd Millennium BC

The largest metallurgy complex of the 3dr-1st millennia BC was recently reopened in Metsamor in the 1970-80s. The ancient settlement of Metsamor located on the Ararat Plain has been a trade, industrial, scientific, and religious center of Armenia. The head of the historical-archaeological museum-reserve “Metsamor” Artavazd Zakyan remarks that the uniqueness of Metsamor lies within …

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Metsamor, Armenia – Discovered Traces of Destruction

Metsamor, Armenia – Discovered Traces of Destruction

Archaeologists of the Institute of Archaeology, University of Warsaw uncovered evidence of destruction and seizure of the ancient Metsamor city, one of the most known archaeological monuments of Armenia located not too far from Yerevan. In its essence, Metsamor was a city of the bronze era. At its peak (between 4th and 2nd millennia BC), …

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