44: 5, 6, 8, 9), and Sudzha (Korzukhina 1996, 660, pl.
Some have regarded hat-shaped pendants, such as those on the necklace found on skeleton 9 in burial chamber 38 in Luchistoe or those from the Gaponovo, Koziivka, Kurilovka, and Sudzha hoards as cheap imitation of gold medallions with precious stones, which were in fashion in the sixth and seventh century among female members of the imperial or of aristocratic families in Byzantium (Shcheglova 1999, 302).
Kurilovka (Sudzha district, Russia); found in a hoard, together with five other fibulae (two of Werner's class II C and two of the Dnieper type), hat-and bell-shaped pendants, belt mounts and strap ends with open work ornament, a buckle, as well as glass and amber beads; copper-alloy; L = 14.3; 1A2A3C4B5B; Rodinkova 2010a, 85, 79, fig.
Sudzha (Korzukhina 1996, 403 ff.): fragments of double-spiral wire and hat-shaped pendants, spiral-ended earrings, and chains.
(22) The Nizhniaia Syrovatka, Kurilovka, Sudzha, Trubchevsk, and Gaponovo hoards have all been found on the banks of neighboring rivers or creeks (Syrovatka, Sudzha, Seim, and Igraevka, respectively).
Alexei Fyodorov, a Gazprom official in Sudzha
on the Russian-Ukrainian border, said: "Gas has stopped flowing in Ukrainian territory because Ukraine did not organise further transit of gas to European consumers.