Topic ID #37535 - posted 10/23/2016 4:59 PM

Secret Mayan tombs lend rare insight into rule of mysterious 'snake kings'



rkeyo

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Archaeologists in Guatemala have unearthed two Maya tombs that “miraculously escaped” looters’ tunnels underneath two Maya pyramids, where researchers hope that jade-inlaid teeth, an inscribed human tibia and a puzzling sun-god pendant could give insight into the rule of ancient “snake kings”.

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/oct/14/mayan-tombs-snake-kings-holmul-guatemala





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