Stolen child mummy returned to Peru

Published on November 8th, 2012 | by Admin


The stolen 700-year-old mummy of a toddler has finally been returned to Peru after being seized by Bolivian police two years ago.

Experts determined it was an original but found that one of its legs had been added later presumably by the smugglers who wanted to raise its value.

Experts have not been able to determine the sex of the mummy but archaeologists think it came from a pre-Inca culture of coastal Peru.

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Story: BBC News | Photo: BBC News

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