Archaeologists Unearth Native Mexican Altar And Pot With Human Remains Marking Fading Old World After Spanish Conquest

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Figurine head. Representation of the goddess Cihuacoatl. (Mauricio Marat, INAH/Newsflash)

Archaeologists in Mexico have unearthed an altar built by native Mexicans and complete with a pot containing human remains that was part of a ritual to mark their fading world…

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Scientists Find 4000 Year Old Serpent Staff Probably Used By Stone Age Shaman

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Main profile of the sculpture, 4,000 year old serpent-shaped stick found in Southern Finland.

Finnish archaeologists have found a 4,000-year-old serpent staff possibly used by a Stone Age shaman for ritual purposes. In cooperation with the Finnish Heritage Agency, scientists from the University of…

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Archaeologists Discover Tomb Of Bronze-Age Princess

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The INRAP illustrated the find with this image showing what they believe the woman would have looked like in her oak coffin in the unearthed tomb

Archaeologists in France have discovered the Bronze-Age tomb of a richly dressed "princess" surrounded by ritual objects and jewellery. The 2,500-year-old tomb reportedly contains the remains of the high-class, richly…

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Boffins Find Ancient Mayan Ritual Centre With Sacrifices

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Stone table, which was found reused as bench inside the Casa de los Caracoles (Snails house)

Researchers have discovered five architectural complexes including a pyramid from the ancient Mayan culture which features offerings to gods, a table with carvings of prisoners and a ritual centre. The…

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