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Smashed and Buried Feline Figurines Found in El Salvador


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 237 days ago - pasthorizonspr.com
Archaeologists in El Salvador have found 160 fragments of what may be statues of jaguars at the archaeological site of Cihuatan.



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. (0)
Sunday August 25, 2013, 9:53 am
possible smashing by invaders as the juguars were worshipped
 

Alllan Yorkowitz (462)
Sunday August 25, 2013, 11:25 am
What a mixed find. Again, it shows the power of women in its feline figurines.
 

Cynthia B. (257)
Monday August 26, 2013, 11:44 pm
very interesting thx
 

Jamie Clemons (281)
Tuesday August 27, 2013, 6:04 pm
And cat worship was important all over the world not just in Egypt. Cat worship dates back before history Some of if not the oldest sculptures were found of a humanoid lion figure 40 thousand years old.
 
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