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Pieces of Brazilian and Peruvian art found among the rubble of Rio de Janeiro's National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, are displayed during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP
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Pieces of Brazilian and Peruvian art found among the rubble of Rio de Janeiro's National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, are displayed during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP
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Pieces of Brazilian and Peruvian art found among the rubble of Rio de Janeiro's National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, are displayed during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP
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A piece of Brazilian Karaja art found among the rubble of Rio de Janeiro's National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, is being displayed with other rescued pieces of Brazilian and Peruvian art during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP
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Humanoid pieces of Brazilian Karaja art (C), an anthropomorphic Peruvian art piece from Brazil's Emperor Pedro II's collection (back, right) and Brazilian prehistoric zoolites carved in stone (foreground), all of which were found among the rubble of Rio de Janeiro's National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, are displayed during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP
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Germany's Consul-General to Brazil, Klaus Zillikens, attends a press conference to present pieces of Brazilian and Peruvian art found among the rubble of Rio de Janeiro's National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP
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Professor of biological anthropology Claudia Carvalho speaks during a press conference to present pieces of Brazilian and Peruvian art found among the rubble of the National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP
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The director of Rio de Janeiro's National Museum, Alexander Kellner speaks during a press conference to present pieces of Brazilian and Peruvian art found among the rubble of the National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP
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Pieces of a Brazilian Marajoara casket (back) and quartz stones (C), all of which were found among the rubble of Rio de Janeiro's National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, are displayed during a press conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP
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(L-R) The director of Rio de Janeiro's National Museum, Alexander Kellner, professor of biological anthropology Claudia Carvalho and Germany's Consul-General Klaus Zillikens offer a press conference to present pieces of Brazilian and Peruvian art found among the rubble of the National Museum after a fire caused the destruction of the building, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on December 10, 2018. A large scale fire destroyed most of the exhibits and the structure of Rio's 200-year-old National Museum on September 3, 2018. Mauro PIMENTEL / AFP