Book of Mormon, Criticism, Transoceanic Migrations, Mesoamerica, Archaeology
Two Egyptian shawabti-figurines, reputedly discovered in Acajutla, El Salvador, in 1914, are likely forgeries. Had they been authentic, they might have helped to establish cultural contact between Egypt and Mesoameria.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
"New and Old Light on Shawabtis from Mesoamerica,"
Journal of Book of Mormon Studies: Vol. 6
, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol6/iss1/6