In humble home, Guatemala farmer finds ancient Maya murals under plaster

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gregbrew56 wrote:

I hope that when some government entity inevitably takes control of these priceless pieces of cultural heritage, the families that have lived in these homes for centuries are justly compensated.

$10 a pop isn’t going to cut it.

The unfortunate pattern of behavior from recent history shows that the current owners will likely be royally screwed.

I truly hope I’m wrong, and the entire world (including the current owners) will be richer for these findings.

Oct 14, 2012 2:06pm EDT  --  Report as abuse
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