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City news, 29.07.2009 15:43
The ancient chariot is returned to the Military Historical MuseumThe ancient chariot is returned to the Military Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineering and Army troops in St. Petersburg.
The Grand chariot is a kind of carriage for removing the flag of the 1st artillery regiment,which was granted in 1745 by the Empress Elizabeth. Restoration began in 2002 and was made possible by financial support from the Ministry of Culture and Ministry of Defense.
Ceremonial chariot of 1760 - one of the most valuable exhibits of the museum.
Renovated exposition set will take its place at the museum on 30 July.
News source: petersburgcity.com
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