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Near 1,000-year-old Maya text on display

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An ancient Maya pictographic text, which sheds new light on the Mayan civilization, is open for viewing at Mexico City's National Museum of Anthropology. The calendar-style text, known as the Mexico Maya Codex, is the oldest legible pre-Hispanic document on the American continent.

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