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Border Patrol discovers rare items near Tohono O'odham Nation
Posted: Monday, July 30, 2012
U.S. Border Patrol
agents discovered several rare pots on federal land near the
Tohono O'odham Nation
The reddish-brown pots were found intact and were well preserved. They were likely used to store food and water.
"This is a one of a kind, for sure, these pots," a Border Patrol spokesperson told The Arizona Republic.
The pots, which were found in the
Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
, have yet to be dated.
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U.S. border patrols find rare artifacts
(The Arizona Republic 7/30)
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