Albuquerque Archaeology: The Mimbres in South Central N.M.

Tuesday Nov 13, 2018

2000 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104-1459
US

Phone: 243-7255
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Cost:

FREE

Ages:

13+

Contact:

Evan Kay

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Alex Kurota speaks on cultural traits associated with the Mimbres via investigations at White Sands National Monument and White Sands Missile Range.

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Recent investigations at a series of sites on White Sands National Monument and White Sands Missile Range have identified cultural traits associated with the Mimbres. Pottery, as well as similar mortuary patterns, agricultural practices, and possible evidence of gambling point to direct cultural influences from the Mimbres Valley. Speaker: Alex Kurota