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« on: July 19, 2010, 07:22:00 PM »

“The person’s torso was entirely covered with gold. The figure of a leader like this was associated with the sun. He was a sort of ‘sun lord.’”

The warrior was likely buried in the 4th or 5th century BC in a grave that was actually discovered half a century ago, though excavation work only started last year.

more ... http://www.eurasianet.org/node/61549
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« Reply #1 on: July 20, 2010, 07:46:54 AM »

Very interesting. I have a couple of friends from Kazakhstan. One of them owns the ballet school where my youngest daughter takes lessons (he was with the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow at one time).
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