Ecuadorian Infants Discovered Wearing Child Skull ‘Helmets’

November 15, 2019 - General
Infant discovered at Salango, Ecuador, with a skull helmet. Source: Twitter.

Archaeologists in Ecuador have found two buried infants wearing “helmets” fashioned from the skulls of two other children. The ritual complex and funerary platform of Salango on the central coast of Ecuador dates to around 100 BC and was used by the Guangala culture.

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