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Archaeologists Uncover 1,000 Year Old Mayan Cemetery
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Pictured here is the largest skeleton found in the Mayan cemetary.

(Héctor Montaño INAH )

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Adult skeleton showed Mayan characteristics of the deformation and tooth fillings.

(RICARDO ARMIJO INAH)

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June 28: This is a body covered in lime used to preserve the body. Mexican archaeologists have uncovered a cemetery in the southeastern state of Tabasco that dates from as early as 811, the National Anthropology and History Institute, or INAH, said Tuesday.

(HÉCTOR MONTAÑO INAH)

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Archaeologists Uncover 1,000 Year Old Mayan Cemetery

Get the full story here. 116 people began their journey to the underworld at this latest Mayan discovery.