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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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German scientists ready to include Armenian petroglyphs in UNESCO list


PanARMENIAN.Net? - "Images of the ages: Armenian Petroglyphs" exhibit opened on May 22 in German ministry of foreign affairs.

According to dpa agency, the event features exceptional photos of ancient rock art found on Armenian mountains.

A group of German archaeologists led by Dr. Harald Meller, Director of the State Agency of Monument Protection and Archaeology of the State of Saxony-Anhalt, have voiced willingness to help Armenia in her efforts to include the petroglyphs in the list of UNESCO World Heritage sites.

The scientists have conducted careful survey of ancient rock art, with a database of Armenian petroglyphs to be later developed.

15 German specialists are involved in the project launched in 2011.

Different patters, including images of soldiers, bears, leopards and mountain goats are carved on the Armenian rocks and mountains. According o the experts' estimates, they were carved four millennia ago. Their photos are first showcased at Berlin exhibit.

The event will run until June 12.


source: www.PanARMENIAN.Net


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