Kent settlement

Виртуальный тур

Kent settlement related to the epoch of Late Bronze, is situated in the Kent mountains. It is believed to be the largest ancient settlement in Central Kazakhstan. Kent is a settlement whose inhabiting tribes produced goods from bronze. Huge furnaces, where copper and tin were mixed, are of particular interest . Scientists consider Kent to have been an important religious center. They have found a masonry sacrarium on its territory (84 x 46 meters in size) named “Great Fence”. Archeologists have also found pieces of ceramics and other artifacts suggesting a wide trade and political ties with Western Siberia, the Middle Asia, Sinkiang and Iran.



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