Wow!! Punic tomb found in Tarxien…untouched for 2000 years!!

An incredible, undisturbed tomb probably dating back to the Punic period has been found in Tarxien.

The urns on the sides of the chamber still contained ashes from cremation rituals and were accompanied by an amphora and several small sized pots which were likely to have held funerary goods.

The dating of the tomb to the Punic period means that the find is likely to date back to some 2,000 years ago.

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