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khortytsia. Sanctuary of the Bronze Age.
Ukraine

The complex of sanctuary-observatory is located on a hill Bragarnya. The sanctuary consists of two parts.

The centre of the first part is a circular area 2m in diameter which is paved with flat granite slabs. The space around the central area is surrounded by a ring 12m in diameter. The ring is lined with slabs of granite and has a gap in the north-east side, which is the entrance. There is another round playground 3m in diameter lined with flat slabs of granite in the south-eastern side of the ring. Five stelae are installed near this site.
The other part of the sanctuary is the two small intersecting rings. Small rings are located in 10 meters from the large one.

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Copyright: Anton Kalkasov
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Uploaded: 19/09/2009
Actualizat: 18/09/2014
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