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"I was doing geo-physical scanning on the surface of a mound when I detected something round-shaped underneath," Mokhtar recalled in an interview at the site.
"When we excavated, we were stunned at what we saw. We never thought that the technology and architecture here so far back in history was so exact.
"The precision suggests that the management system of the civilisation that lived here was very advanced," he added.
With its layers of perfect squares and circles, the "Sungai Batu Monument" - labelled "SB1B" - appears to be a sundial.
Mokhtar noted that it was built to
Archeological site proves earlier civilisation in Malaysia
"The Bujang Valley in Sungai Batu is a determination to estimate the new civilisation which is known to have existed much earlier than the one existing in neighbouring countries either in Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia or Thailand. "It is hoped that no one will belittle this effort because when it is endorsed by the whole world, Malaysia will be on a high and old archeological, anthropological and sociological perspective," he said to reporters after visiting the Sungai Batu archeological complex in the Bujang Valley, here today.
Originally posted by dampnickers
Yet more evidence for a highly advanced civilisation long ago.
I wonder what the dimensions of this object are (exactly) and whether or not they correlate to any of the basic dimensions of the other ancient sites - Giza/Teotihuacan/Stonehenge/Puma Punku/etc.