The National Museum of Brazil was engulfed by fire on Sunday

1. Luzia

The 12,000-year-old skeleton is the oldest in the Americas

Anthropology,

archaeology and

culture

Ancient

Egypt

Paleontology

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Entrance

Throne

room

Indigenous Brazilian

ethnology

2. Bendegó meteorite

Found in 1784, at 5,260kg it is Brazil’s biggest iron meteorite

Luzia

The 12,000-year-old

skeleton is the oldest

in the Americas

Paleontology

Anthropology,

archaeology and

culture

Ancient

Egypt

Bendegó meteorite

Found in 1784, at 5,260kg

it is Brazil’s biggest

iron meteorite

Entrance

Throne

room

Indigenous Brazilian

ethnology

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Luzia

The 12,000-year-old

skeleton is the oldest

in the Americas

Paleontology

Anthropology,

archaeology and

culture

Ancient

Egypt

Bendegó meteorite

Found in 1784, at 5,260kg

it is Brazil’s biggest

iron meteorite

Entrance

Throne

room

Indigenous Brazilian

ethnology

N