The Weekly Photo: A Mayan Skull

By Nomadic Matt | Published June 11th, 2010

Sacrificed Mayan in Actun Tunichil Muknal
Sacrificed Mayan in Actun Tunichil Muknal Cave, Belize

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Not a fun way to enter the netherworld.

How exactly did the Mayans sacrifice people? (Do I want to know? Is it really gross and/or painful?)

it is fascinating. how do you know s/he was sacrificed?

as a craniophile I am digging this pic!

Creepy yet incredible!

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