Uptar

Uptar

 

an urban-type settlement in Magadan Oblast, RSFSR, under the jurisdiction of the Magadan city soviet. Uptar is located on the Kolyma Highway, 42 km north of Magadan. It has a timber mill, a building-materials plant, and a storage terminal of the Kolyma Hydroelectric Power Plant.

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The artifact, broken into two pieces, comes from the Siberian site of Uptar, located 1,200 miles from the Bering Strait.
On a trip to Russia, King noticed the stone implement among artifacts gathered by Sergei Slobodin of the Department of Education in Magadan, a city near Uptar.