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Peru: Pre-Hispanic Bodies Found at Sports Center
Archaeologists studying a small site at Peru's main sports center have dug up eleven skeletons dating from at least 700 years ago and three others twice that old.
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A skeleton lays unearthed in a recently excavated tomb in the sports complex where Peru's national soccer team practices in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. 

(AP)

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A skeleton lays unearthed in a recently excavated tomb in the sports complex where Peru's national soccer team practices in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. 

(AP)

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A skeleton lays unearthed in the sports complex where Peru's national soccer team practices in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. 

(AP)

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An excavated skull and artifacts lay unearthed at the sports complex where Peru's national soccer team practices in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. 

(AP)

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Archaeologists brush the bones of a skeleton, for the benefit of the media, during excavations to unearth ancient tombs discovered in the sports complex where Peru's national soccer team practices in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. 

(AP)

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Government officials and members of the press stand at the site where pre-hispanic tombs are being excavated, inside the sports complex where Peru's national soccer team practices, in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. 

(AP)

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Photo of human remains recently discovered at the Tupac Amaru archaeological sites, in Lima, Peru. 

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Photographers take pictures of a mummy Yschma culture, recently discovered at archaeological sites Tupac Amaru, in Lima, Peru, Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013.

(EFE)

Peru: Pre-Hispanic Bodies Found at Sports Center

Archaeologists studying a small site at Peru's main sports center have dug up eleven skeletons dating from at least 700 years ago and three others twice that old.

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