The Pharaoh of Thuringia: Archaeologists Puzzle Over Opulent Prehistoric Burial Find – SPIEGEL ONLINE

The Pharaoh of Thuringia: Archaeologists Puzzle Over Opulent Prehistoric Burial Find – SPIEGEL ONLINE.

 

The Pharaoh of Thuringia: Archaeologists Puzzle Over Opulent Prehistoric Burial Find

By Matthias Schulz

When archeologists recently excavated a 3,800-year-old palace near the eastern German city of Weimar, they discovered about 100 valuable weapons buried next to a massive structure. Now they are puzzling over how an ancient chieftain buried nearby became so rich.

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