The British bought for $5 a jug, which is more than 4 thousand years

Британець придбав за $5 глечик, якому понад 4 тис. років

During the 5-year-old Carl Martin has used the ancient product as a stand for toothpaste

In 2013-m to year, at one of the flea markets of the British city Wellington, Carl Martin caught the eye the product with the image of the antelope. Buying a pitcher, the man used it as a Cup for toothbrush, told the BBC.

A pitcher like him once, and he gave him another ceramic product four pounds sterling (the equivalent of five dollars).

“I took him to the bathroom and put back the toothbrush and paste. It even left a few traces of the paste. Of course, I assumed that this is a very old jug, but then just forgot about it,” said Martin.

The jug was an ancient product of Indian civilization, it was made about 1900 years BC.

Today the Briton admits he was a little uncomfortable for the fact that he habitually used the product is one of the oldest human civilizations.

Британець придбав за $5 глечик, якому понад 4 тис. років

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Auction house Hansons

Британець придбав за $5 глечик, якому понад 4 тис. років

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Auction house Hansons

Recall India or Arapska civilization – the third time the ancient Oriental civilization of the bronze age, after the Egyptian and Mesopotamian. Of the three, she occupied the largest area. However, Egypt and Mesopotamia existed as a state for much longer. Indian civilization relatively quickly went into decline, its heyday was in the 2600-1900 BC.

Британець придбав за $5 глечик, якому понад 4 тис. років

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Channel 5

Британець придбав за $5 глечик, якому понад 4 тис. років

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Channel 5

Британець придбав за $5 глечик, якому понад 4 тис. років

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Channel 5

Британець придбав за $5 глечик, якому понад 4 тис. років

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Channel 5

Британець придбав за $5 глечик, якому понад 4 тис. років

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Channel 5