1,200-year-old Zapotec tomb found in Mecixo
Published on December 27th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks0
The discovery in the southern state of Oaxaca was made during work to preserve the remains of what the experts believe was a home inhabited between A.D. 750-900, the National Institute of Anthropology and History, or INAH, said in a statement.
The tomb, which contained the skeletal remains of two adults, is the fourth to be discovered in that satellite city of Monte Alban. In early 2012, a funerary complex consisting of three tombs was found inside a building in the elite sector of Atzompa.[Full story] Story: Hispanically Speaking News | Photo: Hispanically Speaking News