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December 17, 1790

Discovery of the Aztec...
Discovery of the Aztec calendar stone. The Aztec calendar stone, Mexica sun stone, Stone of the Sun, or Stone of the Five Eras, is a large monolithic sculpture that was excavated in the Zócalo, Mexico City's main square, on December 17, 1790.It was discovered whilst Mexico City Cathedral was being repaired. The stone is around 12 foot across and weighs about 24 tons.
Aztec calendar stone,Aztec
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