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An Olmec monument is displayed at the entrance of the Paris Quai Branly museum on September 29, 2020. This Olmec head, 1200-900 BC, weighs five tons and traveled for the first time outside of the Xalapa museum in Mexico and needs a special installation treatment. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization. Exhibition starts on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP
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Technicians place an Olmec monument at the entrance of the Paris' Quai Branly Museum on September 28, 2020. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization, and this Olmec head (1200-900 BC), weighs five tons. The exhibition opens on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP Thomas COEX / AFP
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People watch as a crate containing an Olmec monument is brought in to be placed at the entrance of Paris' Quai Branly Museum on September 28, 2020. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization, and this Olmec head (1200-900 BC), weighs five tons. The exhibition opens on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP Thomas COEX / AFP
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A worker checks inside the box containing an Olmec monument after being transported from Mexico before to be placed at the entrance of the Paris' Quai Branly Museum on September 28, 2020. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization, and this Olmec head (1200-900 BC), weighs five tons. The exhibition opens on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP
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Workers move a large crate containing the Olmec monument which will be placed at the entrance of the Paris' Quai Branly Museum on September 28, 2020. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization, and this Olmec head (1200-900 BC), weighs five tons. The exhibition opens on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP
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Technicians place an Olmec monument at the entrance of the Paris' Quai Branly Museum on September 28, 2020. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization, and this Olmec head (1200-900 BC), weighs five tons. The exhibition opens on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP
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Technicians place an Olmec monument at the entrance of the Paris' Quai Branly Museum on September 28, 2020. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization, and this Olmec head (1200-900 BC), weighs five tons. The exhibition opens on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP
Best Photos of the Day
Technicians place an Olmec monument at the entrance of the Paris' Quai Branly Museum on September 28, 2020. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization, and this Olmec head (1200-900 BC), weighs five tons. The exhibition opens on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP
Best Photos of the Day
An Olmec monument is displayed at the entrance of the Paris Quai Branly museum on September 29, 2020. This Olmec head, 1200-900 BC, weighs five tons and traveled for the first time outside of the Xalapa museum in Mexico and needs a special installation treatment. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization. Exhibition starts on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP
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A visitor looks at an Olmec monument displayed at the entrance of the Paris Quai Branly museum on September 29, 2020. This Olmec head, 1200-900 BC, weighs five tons and traveled for the first time outside of the Xalapa museum in Mexico and needs a special installation treatment. The Olmecs were the earliest known major Mesoamerican civilization. Exhibition starts on October 8, 2020. Thomas COEX / AFP