Chauchilla Cemetery with Exposed Skeletons

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Skeletons bleach in the sun in a cemetery dating from A.D. 500-700. The cemetery of Chauchilla was dug up and mummies set in tomb like graves facing east--their bones and skulls bleached by the sun.  Some have hair and teeth. There are fragments of clothing dating back to the late Nazca period--the nearby community charges people who tour the graves.  The site is located south of the Nazca lines..
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