A Peruvian archaeologist works at a 1,000-year-old pre-Hispanic sanctuary located inside the capital's main zoo, where three colonial-era burials were found, in Lima, on August 4, 2022. - According to the information given by Lucenida Carri�n, head of the Archaeology Directorate of the Parque de Las Leyenda, "the burials of two adults and a child who were wrapped in cotton cloth" were recently found on top of the 'Tres Palos' huaca (ancient burial sites or sacred places of indigenous people), which was formerly inhabited by the Lima (100-650 AD), Ychsma (900-1470 AD) and Inca (1200-1500 AD) cultures. (Photo by Cris BOURONCLE / AFP)
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Un equipo de arqueólogos peruanos descubre tres momias en un zoológico de Lima

Los especialistas buscan una explicación para el hallazgo con la teoría de que el parque se levantó en un antiguo cementerio de la época de la colonia