Posts Tagged ‘Priest of Pacopampa’

Priest of Pacopampa exhumed after 3,000 years

Thursday, August 31st, 2023

A tomb which had lain undisturbed for 3,000 years has been unearthed during excavations in northern Peru, authorities say. The occupant of the grave was dubbed the Priest of Pacopampa by archaeologists after the highland area where it was found. Researchers dug through six layers of ash mixed with black earth to reach his skeleton, Read more