Discovered the wreck at a depth of 50 meters. Photo: rus4all.ru
Off the coast of Antalya province in Turkey, scientists found the ship.
According to them, it may be the most ancient on Earth, according to 1+1.
Discovered the wreck at a depth of 50 m.
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Inside the researchers found copper ingots, which determined the age of the ship. It was a merchant ship, which in the XVI century BC were transported metal from Cyprus to the Aegean coast or Crete.
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