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    CNN/Drents Museum in the Netherlands

    1,000-year-old mummified monk found in statue

    A golden statue of a sitting Buddha, smuggled from a temple in China to a market in the Netherlands, revealed an extraordinary secret -- a 1,000-year-old mummified monk.

    Researchers discovered the mummy, encased in a cavity in the statue when a privat...


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