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Archaeologists have found nobles Ruler Xikang

December 28 2006
12:59

5 graves of the ancient lords of the State Ruler Xikang in the pyramid "Huaca del Oro" in the north Peruvian archaeologists have found.

The burials, according to scientists more than a thousand years, and represent a niche ten-depth at the bottom of which were found many ornaments of gold and silver ceremonial and sacrificial knives, masks and ceramic utensils, which enabled the conclusion of the high status the people whose remains are buried under the foundation of the pyramid.

In the Central Andean civilization Sica, the most advanced and powerful. The issue is expected no earlier than 750 AD and reached its peak in the 8-11 centuries. Then the state Ruler Xikang disappeared for unclear reasons, leaving behind numerous archaeological sites, the scientists discovered in the jungles in the north of Peru, only 60 of the last century. Reports from-ua.com

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