Tunnug 1 (Arzhan 0) – an early Scythian kurgan in Tuva Republic, Russia

@article{Caspari2018Tunnug1,
  title={Tunnug 1 (Arzhan 0) – an early Scythian kurgan in Tuva Republic, Russia},
  author={Gino Caspari and Timur Sadykov and Jegor Blochin and I. Hajdas},
  journal={Archaeological Research in Asia},
  year={2018}
}
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