Thursday, February 17, 2011

Archaeology Update

Cannibals and Craftsmen: Ancient Skulls Found in England Were Used as Cups: "Ancient human bones found in an English cave not only show signs of cannibalism but also seem to have served another gruesome role: providing the raw material for so-called 'skull cups.'

These skulls-turned-goblets may have been used as vessels for blood, food or potent drinks during rituals performed thousands of years ago."

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