Archaeologists Discover First Ever Prehistoric Remains in Downtown of Bulgaria’s Capital Sofia, No Thracian Traces

Archaeology | November 8, 2017, Wednesday // 23:54|  views

Pieces of 7,000-year-old Chalcolithic pottery are the first prehistory finds ever from the downtown of the Bulgarian capital Sofia. Photo: TV grab from BNT via

For the very first time archaeologists have found prehistoric traces of human life in the very downtown of Bulgaria’s capital Sofia – 7,000-year-old Chalcolithic (Aeneolithic, Copper Age) pottery – which comes close to the age of the Slatina Neolithic Settlement in Sofia’s Slatina Quarter.

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Tags: excavation, excavations, archaeology, Copper Age, Chalcolithic, prehistory, Slatina Neolithic Settlement, Slatina quarter, Slatina, sofia, Serdica,


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