Trophy Heads and Mummies Discovered i...

Trophy Heads and Mummies Discovered in Ancient Peruvian Pits

Thursday Aug 9 Read more: Live Science

One of six trophy heads found in the 27 funerary pits. The dry climate in southern Peru allowed for the hair of the person to be preserved despite the passage of about 1,500 years.

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