was recently found in samples taken from a 4,000 year old Egyptian mummies,
again raising the possibility that ancient Egyptians had contact with South
from a German study conducted by Svetlana Balabanova, are quite controversial.
If true, ancient Egyptians would have had contact with trade partners in
Columbia, Bolivia, and Peru. For this reason, some historians and
scientists discount the findings. Nonetheless, many researchers will be
looking for more definitive data.
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