4,700 year old skeleton found in Vietnam
|Archaeologist excavate a site in the southern province of Long An|
[Credit: Nguyen Khanh Trung Kien]
The discovery was made when they were excavating a 100-square-meter area in the Lo Gach hamlet, Vinh Hung district.
Nguyen Khanh Trung Kien, vice director of the institute's Archaeology center, said the skeleton may date back to 2,700 BC.
The scientists also found other relics, including working tools, pieces of fish and animal bones.
Source: Thanh Nien [May 06, 2014]