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From the history of Armenian coins. 1.First Armenian coins


The coins of kings of Sophene (Tsopk) dated to the second half of the 3rd century BC are believed to the first Armenian coins.
Coat of arms of Erivan (Yerevan 1843 y.)


On the green field silver Echmiatsin church with golden domes and crosses.
Coat of arms of Tiflis


Coat of arms of Tiflis (1843) consisted of two parts:
POTTERY


In traditional housekeeping at Armenians the pottery prevailed.
ARMENIAN CROSS STONES (KHACHKARS) A. L. Yakobson


A. L. Yakobson ARMENIAN CROSS STONES
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UNESCO includes Armenian epic poem in intangible cultural heritage list


December 05, 2012 | 17:08? 

Armenian epic poem "David of Sassoun" has been included in the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage.

The meeting of the intergovernmental committee was held on Wednesday.

As reported earlier, the seventh session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage is being held in Paris from 3 to 7 December.

The agenda of the session included the examination of almost 60 nominations.

Last year the Armenian khachkar -"Armenian cross-stones art. Symbolism and craftsmanship of Khachkars"- was included in the Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage.


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