Swords and spears of long-forgotten warrior tribe found in medieval cemetery

January 5, 2020 - General

Archaeologists have discovered rare swords, spears and knives among hundreds of items belonging to a long-disappeared people famed for their warrior culture in the Suwałki region of eastern Poland.

Some of the ancient weapons unearthed from the site of the cemetery
[Credit: Jakub Mikołajczuk/Muzeum Okręgowe w Suwałkach]The weapons were among 500 items dating back around 1,000 years dug up on the site of a cemetery belonging to the…

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