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(22 Oct 2010) 
AP Television 
Lima, 20 October 2010
1. Various wide shots of the huaca (temple) Pucllana
2. Medium of mummies inside a tomb
3. Medium of another mummy inside the same tomb, different angle
4. Press photographers taking photographs of the tomb
5. Tilt of the mummies inside tomb
6. SOUNDBITE: (Spanish) Gladdys Paz, Archaeologist:
"On this occasion we have found an untouched tomb from the Wari culture which had a little roof, inside we found a main mummy which seems to be an adult considering its size: 1 metre 30 centimetres (4.92 feet) of diameter, and 3 companions which could be children, also according to their size."
7. Various of Paz doing some tests to the mummy's wrap
8. SOUNDBITE: (Spanish) Gladdys Paz, Archaeologist:
"The tomb belonged to what we call "Middle Horizon 2 B of the Wari Culture," approximately 850 years AD, so it is approximately 1,150 years old. During this project we have investigated around 62 tombs and this was the only one untouched."
9. Various of the mummies inside tomb
LEAD IN: 
Peruvian archaeologists have unearthed 4 perfectly preserved mummies at an ancient burial site in the centre of the capital, Lima.
The mummies are more than 1000 years old and were found at the the Huaca Pucllana -  a pre Inca temple located in the heart of the Miraflores neighbourhood, one of Lima's upmarket districts.
STORYLINE:
Due to its central Lima location, tomb looters have been stealing all sorts of archaeological treasures from the Wari Pucllana temple for centuries.
So for Peruvian archaeologist, Gladdys Paz, it was a major surprise when she found a tomb with a perfectly preserved roof near the top of the temple's main pyramid.
Inside were four mummies -  a main figure and three smaller ones. They had lain there untouched for more than 11 centuries.  
Paz says the four mummies must now undergo numerous tests to determine their sex, age and the way they died.
"On this occasion we have found an untouched tomb from the Wari culture which had a little roof, inside we found a main mummy which seems to be an adult considering its size: 1 metre 30 centimetres (4.92 feet) of diameter, and 3 companions which could be children, also according to their size," she says. 
Pieces of rich clothing, ceramics and other elements including an ancient knitting/sewing kit were also found at the tomb.
Peruvian archaeologists have been working on a project at this site more than 5 years. During that time they've excavated 62 tombs, all of them previously looted.
The Wari (700 to 1000 AD) were warriors who moved from the mountains towards the Peruvian coast, eventually conquering most of Peru including what is now Lima.
The Pucllana temple was their main burial site -  used only for their elite.
After they were conquered by the Incas the site was never reused.


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