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Once the Aztecs were settled, they shift from hunting to farming. The Greeks used many different types of materials in their sculptures including stone, marble and limestone as these were abundant in Greece. Ship TimeShip time indicates the typical number of business days it takes for your item(s) to leave our facilities but does not include transit time from our facilities to the final destination. Today, the aluxes continue to take care of the mayan towns.

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