Wednesday, 25 July 2012

Mexican archaeologists discover three 1,000 year old tombs near Monte Albán in Oaxaca

According to Art Daily, Mexican archaeologists discover three 1,000 year old tombs near Monte Albán in Oaxaca

ATZOMPA, OAXACA.- A funerary complex more than 1,100 years old and composed of three funerary chambers was discovered in the prehistoric site of Aztompa, Oaxaca. This discovery is highly important since it was registered inside a building that was designed exclusively to harbor a series of tombs which are placed vertically, one on top of another, and the main difference between the prior and the recently discovered tombs is that they weren’t found underground.
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