In the course of excavations in the new Moscow in the village of Kommunarka archaeologists have found coins minted in the Golden Horde in the late XIV – early XV century. This is stated in the message on the website of the Moscow city hall.
Excavations were conducted in the two villages on the banks of the river a Small Pine. Among the findings — crosses, pieces of jewelry, horse harness.
“The greatest historical value are two coins of white metal, minted in the Golden Horde in the late XIV — early XV centuries. Rather, it is dirhams. Such findings are very important for the study of the history of the city as illustrate the relationship between Muscovy and the Golden Horde”, — said the head of the Department of cultural heritage of Moscow Alexey Emelyanov.
After the restoration of the artifacts will give to the funds of one of the capital’s archaeological museums.