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Ancient tombs uncovered at the cathedral of Notre Dame

AFP

Date: 15-03-2022

Source: phys.org 

Archaeologists have discovered several tombs and a human-shaped sarcophagus made of lead dating back to the 14th century AD in Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris after the devastating 2019 fire. The announcement was made by the Ministry of Culture, which said that the burial sites were discovered during preparations for the reconstruction of the old church spire, which was damaged by the fire.... 

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