It is named after the village of Koban, Northern Ossetia, where in 1869 battle-axes, daggers, decorative items and other objects were discovered in a kurgan. Later, further sites were uncovered in the central Caucasus.
References in Popular CultureEdit
In the September 17th, 2009, episode of Dinosaur Comics, T-Rex suggests it's a good idea that people don't live forever because, if they did, people racist against the Koban culture would still be around today.
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