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Mexican Archaeologists Find Probable Prehispanic Maya Cemetery in Tabasco

MEXICO CITY.- In the surroundings of Comalcalco Archaeological Zone, Tabasco, the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) found 116 burials that are more than 1,000 years old; 66 of them were deposited in funerary urns while the other 50 ...

Matthew H. Robb Assumes Role as Associate Curator of Ancient American...

SAINT LOUIS, MO.- The Saint Louis Art Museum announced the promotion of Matthew H. Robb to Associate Curator of Ancient American and Native American Art. Robb has been an integral member of the Museum’s curatorial staff since 2007, when he was aw...

Matthew H. Robb Assumes Role as Associate Curator of Ancient American...

SAINT LOUIS, MO.- The Saint Louis Art Museum announced the promotion of Matthew H. Robb to Associate Curator of Ancient American and Native American Art. Robb has been an integral member of the Museum’s curatorial staff since 2007, when he was aw...

Maya Funerary Offering Found by Archaeologists in Cenote Near Chichen Itza

MEXICO CITY.- Underwater archaeologists discovered in a cenote near The Castle pyramid at Chichen Itza, Yucatan, a Prehispanic funerary offering deposited in the flooded cave to ask for rain in 9th and 10th centuries, during 2 different drought periods...

Maya Funerary Offering Found by Archaeologists in Cenote Near Chichen Itza

MEXICO CITY.- Underwater archaeologists discovered in a cenote near The Castle pyramid at Chichen Itza, Yucatan, a Prehispanic funerary offering deposited in the flooded cave to ask for rain in 9th and 10th centuries, during 2 different drought periods...

French Auction House Binoche Et Giquello Insists $4 Million Maya Statue...

MEXICO CITY (AP).- The Mexican government argued Wednesday that a Mayan-style statue auctioned for a record $4 million (2.9 million euros) this week is a fake. Auctioneers insisted it is genuine and charged Mexico wants to quash legal sales of pre-His...

Maya Schweizer/Clemens von Wedemeyer Present "Metropolis. Report from China" at...

FRANKFURT AM MAIN.- Central to the exhibition is the presentation of the documentary film “Metropolis. Report from China” by Maya Schweizer and Clemens von Wedemeyer. The artists traveled to China in 2004 to do research for the project of rem...

Mexican Funerary Masks Travel to France for Exhibition at the Pinacothèque...

MEXICO CITY.- After its successful presentation at the National Anthropology Museum, the exhibition “Rostros de la divinidad. Los mosaicos mayas de piedra verde” (Faces of Divinity. Greenstone Maya Mosaics) will travel to Paris, France, where...

Mexico’s Anthropology Specialists Identify Name of Maya Ruler

MEXICO CITY.- The name of a Maya ruler that did not appear in the dynastic line of the ancient city of Tonina was recently identified by specialists from the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) based on hieroglyphs found on a sculptur...

Mexico’s Anthropology Specialists Identify Name of Maya Ruler

MEXICO CITY.- The name of a Maya ruler that did not appear in the dynastic line of the ancient city of Tonina was recently identified by specialists from the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH) based on hieroglyphs found on a sculptur...

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