Divers recover several hundred artefacts from sacred Mayan lake in Guatemala

February 2, 2019 - General

Fragment of a face-shaped ceramic censer, evidence of religious rituals in the form of ceramic vessels – in total, Polish archaeologists discovered several hundred artefacts during underwater research in the lake Petén Itzá near the ancient Mayan capital Nojpetén in Guatemala.

Credit: Mateusz PopekNojpetén was the capital city of the last of the ancient Maya groups that resisted the attacks of European conquerors for almost 200 years…

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