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Conversely, Sa Huynh produced ear ornaments have been found in archaeological sites in Central Thailand, Taiwan (Orchid Island), and in the Philippines, in the Palawan, Tabon Caves, one of the great example are the Manunggul Jar and Kalanay Cave in Masbate, the artifacts on the site is one of the "Sa Huyun-Kalanay" pottery complex site were dated 400BC–1500 AD.
During the period of the south Indian Pallava dynasty and the north Indian Gupta Empire, Indian culture spread to Southeast Asia and the Philippines which led to the establishment of Indianized kingdoms.
The Austronesian Expansion Theory states that Malayo-Polynesians coming from Taiwan began migrating to the Philippines around 4000 BC, displacing earlier arrivals.
Spanish colonial rule saw the introduction of Christianity, the code of law and the oldest modern university in Asia.
The Philippines was ruled under the Mexico-based Viceroyalty of New Spain until Mexican independence.
The Philippines then became a territory of the United States. The Philippine Revolution had begun in August 1896 against Spain, and after the defeat of Spain in the Battle of Manila Bay began again in earnest, culminating in the Philippine Declaration of Independence and the establishment of the First Philippine Republic.
The Philippine–American War ensued, with extensive damage and death, and ultimately resulting in the defeat of the Philippine Republic.