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5,000-YEAR-OLD CANISTER, OTHER ARTIFACTS FOUND

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Artifacts thousands of years old have been discovered in Oman, the government said.

A 5,000-year-old canister made of chlorite stone was discovered in Mayser, an adviser at the Ministry of National Heritage and Culture told a news conference."It's the oldest stone vessel found in Oman," Malallah bin Ali Habib said Monday.

The canister was found with household utensils and pottery.