Laos Plain of Jars Stone Jars
Visitors amongst the stone jars at Site 1 of the Plain of Jars in north-central Laos. Much remains unknown about the age and purpose of the thousands of stone jars clustered in the region. Most accounts date them to at least a couple of thousand years ago and theories have been put forward that they were used in burial rituals.
- Laos Plain of Jars Stone Jars (3351201094920).tif
- © David Coleman
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- Plain of Jars / Xieng Khouang / Laos