Archaeological Survey of India unearths 2,300-year-old sarcophagus in Pallavaram — The Archaeology News Network

Nearly 140 years after British archaeologist Alexander Rea unearthed a sarcophagus from the hillocks of Pallavaram, an identical artefact dating back by more than 2,000 years has been discovered in the same locality. The 2300-years-old sarcophagus discovered from a hillock at Pallavaram [Credit: ASI]The near-intact clay coffin, excavated by the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI),…

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