New research unveils true origin of Mesoamerican turquoise — The Archaeology News Network

New research published in the journal Science Advances overturns more than a century of thought about the source of turquoise used by ancient civilizations in Mesoamerica, the vast region that extends from Central Mexico to Central America. For more than 150 years, scholars have argued that the Aztec and Mixtec civilizations, which revered the precious,…

via New research unveils true origin of Mesoamerican turquoise — The Archaeology News Network

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