Gold bar found beneath Mexico City street was part of Moctezuma’s treasure

Source: Reuters
Reporting by David Alire Garcia; Editing by Clarence Fernandez, Robert Birsel

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MEXICO CITY – A new scientific analysis of a large gold bar found decades ago in downtown Mexico City reveals it was part of the plunder Spanish conquerors tried to carry away as they fled the Aztec capital after native warriors forced a hasty retreat.

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