Two stone statues were allegedly discovered ancient relics temple Hamlet , Village Ringin Anom , Tempuran subdistrict , Magelang regency , Central Java , on Tuesday ( 22/04/2014 ) .
The discovery occurred when three workers brick makers were digging the ground in the compound of the Mad Fadlan , local residents at around 07.00 pm .
Jamaludin ( 29 ) , one of the workers who found the statue that said , that morning as usual he and two of his friends , including the owner of the land , digging the ground to use the hoe to make brick .
But when he reached a depth of approximately one meter , the spade hit a hard object which he thought was unusual stone . But after continuously excavated , two adjacent stone was shaped like a temple statue .
They are then lifted to the top of the two objects . Once cleaned using water , it was discovered that the object was shaped like a human -shaped stone statue without head who was sitting cross-legged . It measures approximately 20 x 30 centimeters . One more item bulls intact animal -shaped sculpture measuring approximately 30 x 20 centimeters .
" At first I thought ordinary stone , but after we picked up and cleaned it turns out it looks like a statue . We immediately reported to the Police Tempuran , " Jamaludin said the encounter in the discovery site , Tuesday ( 22/04/2014 ) .
After that discovery , then limiting area residents statue with a rope so as not to be touched by people who are not interested . In addition , a number of security officers from Babinsa Koramil 22 Tempuran also helped secure location within about 5 kilometers from the Borobudur Temple .
Meanwhile , Winda Dyah Puspitarini of Borobudur Conservation Agency ( BKB ) explains , it still will conduct a study and identification . This was done to determine the findings of an original statue or not .
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" If you look at a glance , this is a two statues of Hindu relic in the classical period . We are still going to review it again , "said Winda .