Discover A Whole World Of Horse Wonders

Down to the Wire

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The online travel publication, Atlas Obscura, is “the definitive guide to the world’s hidden wonders.”  To our delight, many of theses ‘wonders’ seem to be horse-related.

In a recent article, an Atlas Obscura author dug up a most interesting story about the afterlife of horses across Northern Europe from the Iron Age well into the 19th century. Discover how and why: Scandinavia’s Most Metal Sound Systems Were Made of Horse Skulls!

Threshing Barn

A threshing barn, as depicted in the 1820s by Russian artist Alexei Venetsianov. (Image: cAFwpyEuqntdvw at Google Cultural Institute/Wikipedia)

After you’ve enjoyed this story, travel on with Atlas Obscura, and uncover a multitude of horse wonders from around the world: Horses on Atlas Obscura.  You will not be disappointed!

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