Presumed to be at least twice as old as the Pyramids of Egypt, samples of the Shigir Idol have been sent to Germany for further research. Covered
with Mesolithic era symbols that have not yet been deciphered, the
statue of Shigr is a gold mine made of 159 year old larch. It was
discovered in January 1890 near Kirovgrad, and is one of the oldest
examples of human creativity and ingenuity, archaeologists believe this
incredible piece of history is at least 9500 years old. It is 2.8 meter high statue which according to researchers, appears to have seven faces.
for years in peat bog on site of an open air gold mine, this precious
peace of history can rewrite our history, beliefs and ways of thinking.
Archaeologists call it one of the most important discoveries in the