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Archaeologists have discovered two dozen ancient statues, which are around 800 years

Археологи обнаружили два десятка древних статуй, которым около 800 летThe archaeologists also discovered an ancient clay wall with a bas-relief.

In Peru, at the archaeological complex of Chan Chan was found 20 wooden statues, whose age is about 800 years old.

Sculptures created in the period of the Chimu culture that existed from the 13th to the 15th century. It is assumed that the time of creation of the sculptures – between 1200 and 1350. It is the oldest wooden idols of all found in Chan Chan.

The height of the statues found – 70 see 15 of the 20 statues are well preserved.

The archaeologists also discovered an ancient clay wall with a bas-relief.

The complex of Chan Chan (the main city of the Chimu culture) occupies the area of 28 sq. km. In the heyday of the city it lived up to 60 thousand people.

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