October 10, 2017

Ancient Sican (Lambayeque) Human Sacrifice Uncovered in Peru


Nine sacrificed men, between the ages of 25 and 30, have been found in a tomb alongside an ancient metallurgy workshop at the Huaca de la Cruz site in Lambayeque. They also uncovered an elite grave of a Sican leader. The burial would be circa 1200 CE. Ceramic vessels and ceremonial knives were also found at the site.

International Business Times has the short report with a huge photo display here;
http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/pre-incan-grave-skeletons-1000-year-old-human-sacrifices-found-peru-1640974

Mike Ruggeri’s Ancient Andean World

http://bit.ly/VD1spm

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