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Mummy Lake Photos: An Ancient Ceremonial Structure

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Mummy Lake

Credit: Carl Bowser, Silver Pixel Images
Mummy Lake, a sandstone-lined circular pit in Colorado's Mesa Verde National park was built some 1,000 years ago and rather than being used as a water…Read More »









reservoir by the Ancient Puebloan people, it was likely used for ritual purposes.   Less «
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