November 02, 2009
VRC Bulgaria: Varna & Black Sea
Of course no photos were allowed in the Varna Archeology Museum so I had to download two from their website. I had never seen jewelry placed on a skeleton where it was discovered. This skeleton in Tomb 23 of the Eneolithic necropolis and the jewelry are from the late Eneolithic period (~4500-4000 BC). This museum is literally a treasure trove.
We got to touch the Black Sea but it was deemed too rough for the planned cruise. We had to be satisfied with the placid Lake Varna.
Posted by CEG at 21:00