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FIELDWORK OPPORTUNITIES 2002

CHASTIYE KURGANY BURIAL MOUNDS

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LOCATION
  • In southern Russia, 150 km Northeast of Rostov-on-Don in the North Black Sea region.

Cultures and time periods

  • Scythian, 5th-4th centuries BC
  • Khazar, 8th-9th centuries AD
  • Polovtsian,11th -13th centuries

SESSION DATES

  • Session 1: July 16 - August 3
  • Session 2: August 6- August 24
  • The camp is maintained during the break for those who would like to participate in both sessions

DIRECTORS

  • Archaeologist: V. V. Klyutchnikov.
  • Supervisor of studies; Prof. V. Ye.Maksimenko (seen below with artifacts, 2001).

SPONSORS

  • Rostov State University
  • Donskaya Arkheologia journal
  • Center for the Study of Eurasian Nomads (CSEN

CONTACT

email: jkimball@csen.org

URS: http://csen.org

SUBMIT APPLICATIONS TO:

Center for the Study of Eurasian Nomads

Chastiye Kurgany Excavations

577 San Clemente St.

Ventura, CA 93001 US