Valuable archaeological specimens discovered by… wild boars
In Bukowno Stare in Malopolska voivodeship a valuable discovery was made. It’s all thanks to wild boars that have dug up Mr. Gregory’s plot. When owner went to assess damage caused by wild boar he found strange disc-shaped objects with holes.
The owner of the plot posted photos of the subjectóon the internet, które zwróarchaeologist’s attentionów. When researchers from the City Museum „Sztygarka” in Dąbrowa GóThe researchers at the site found the remains of a medieval lead and silver smelting settlement.
In addition to lead and iron objects left over from the smelting process, the archaeologists also found pottery from the 11th, 12th, and 18th centuries, suggesting that the area had been inhabited by humans for a long time.
Wkróon Mr. Gregory’s plot, the next archaeological excavations are to start.