Archaic Greek bronze statuette of ram’s head found on Bulgaria’s Cyricus island

September 16, 2019 - General

Archaeologists have found a bronze statuette of a ram’s head, said to date from the sixth century BCE, on St Cyricus Island off the coast of the town of Sozopol on Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast.

Credit: BNTThe statuette, the only one of its kind found there to date, was brought by the founders of Apollonia, the ancient name of Sozopol, according to a report by Bulgarian National Television.

Archaeologists have reached a layer that dates…

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