Mountain of bones: ancient Greek cemetery has alarmed scientists, such horror they haven’t seen

Гора костей: древнегреческое кладбище встревожило ученых, такого ужаса они еще не видели

Just recently, Greek archaeologists found in the heart of the country, unknown until that time, a large settlement Dating from the late bronze age. This writes the Chronicle.info.

It is clarified that the discovery was made during examination of the place of construction of a road that will link the cities of Larisa and Trikala. So, near the village Petroto in Central Greece, scientists discovered the ruins of the 14 houses and a cemetery, which was 42 tombstones of various shapes and sizes.

According to archaeologists, one of the most striking findings was the tomb in which were buried the parents together with the child. Also nearby was the skeleton of a dog which was probably buried with their owners.

Гора костей: древнегреческое кладбище встревожило ученых, такого ужаса они еще не видели

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In addition, managed to find many ceramic products, and most of them were brought from the island of Crete. This proves that the residents found the city had close trade relations with the rest of the Greek world.

Earlier it was reported that in Bolivia, for the first time managed to dig up the tomb of the ancient Aymara civilization. They had spent more than 3 months. They lived in the region until in the XV century they were not conquered by the Inca Empire.

Unfortunately, the remains suffered greatly from time, preserved only fragments. Everything else two graves have already been plundered by looters.

Гора костей: древнегреческое кладбище встревожило ученых, такого ужаса они еще не видели

Recall that during excavations of ancient tombs in China, the researchers were able to find a copy of the Terracotta army in miniature. Scientists believe that the age of this find is 2100.

As reported by the portal Znayu archaeologists in the Egyptian city of Luxor have unearthed a tomb with mummies of the 13th century BC. The tomb contains the mummies of a priest and his wife, decorative sarcophagi, and a thousand of the figurines, color pictures and other valuables.

The portal also Znayu wrote that southern Egypt, archaeologists found the skeleton of a pregnant woman in good condition. The disposal of approximately 3,700 years. The discovery may shed light on the history of fertility and survival in the ancient world. Apparently, the mother and her child died during childbirth.

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