Oldest Building in Meroe Discovered

by Jan van der Crabben August 08, 2011 Uncategorized 0 Comments

A Canadian team of the Royal Ontario Museum has unearthed a previously undiscovered building at Meroe in modern-day Sudan. It has been radiocarbon-dated to 900 BC, which predates the previously-known time span of the Meroe civilization by 100 years. Read the entire article at Live Science.

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