Mother and child found in each others' arms, after 4,800 years
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After 4,800 years fossilised mother and child found in embrace

The fossilised bodies of a mother and child have been found, still locked in embrace in Taiwan.

The discovery was part of 48 sets of remains found by archaeologists in graves in the Taichung area and took a year to excavate.

  • 27 Apr 2016
  • From the section Asia