Entrance to Areni Cave in Armenia

Illustration

James Blake Wiener
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published on 16 October 2017

Photograph of the stone entrance to Areni Cave, which is located close to the village of Areni, Armenia. A 6100-year-old winery was discovered in one part of the cave in 2007, making Areni Cave the site with the oldest winery ever discovered.



About the Author

James Blake Wiener
James is a writer and former Professor of History. He holds an MA in World History with a particular interest in cross-cultural exchange and world history. He is a co-founder of Ancient History Encyclopedia and its Communications Director.

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