Sunday, November 23, 2008

Bandurria is the oldest Peruvian archaeological site, says expert

Bandurria may rival Caral as oldest citadel in Americas.

The archaelogical site of Bandurria dating back 3200 BC (located in the province of Huaura, Lima) is considered the origin of ancient American civilization, said archaeologist Alejandro Chu Barrera, director of the Archaeological Project of Bandurria.
“Several radiocarbon datings done in the United states confirmed that Bandurria dates back from 3200 B.C., while Caral dates from 2900”, said the archaeologist.
April 16, 2008. Source: Andina.

Bandurria, Huaura, Peru.
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