Burial pit in Portugal testifies to the violence of the Christian Reconquest

August 4, 2019 - General

The remains of an ancient child buried for centuries under the historical town of Silves in Portugal have finally been revealed by archaeologists.

Experts think the child was around one years old but are not sure whether they were a boy or a girl
[Credit: University of the Algarve]The find is so unusual because the child appears to have been ‘dumped’ there and stacked up between the remains of several animals including a horse, a…

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