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The 500-Year-Old Inca Child Mummies

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The 500 year old Inca Child mummies that are located in Argentina. This is where remains of three children was found on top of the of Volcan Llullaillaco in Argentina. After Collecting the analysis of these three children, 13-year-old ‘Maiden’ and her 4- to 5-year-old companions, Llullaillaco Boy and Lightening Girl, revealed that the children had been drugged and given alcohol on a regular basis as part of a year-long series of ceremonial processes leading up to their final sacrifice. Furthermore, when being selected for these ceremonial processes it was seen to be an honour of people in this time and age.

Three-dimensional-mummy

Reference : Holloway, A. (2014, June 08). Ten Incredible Mummy Discoveries from Around the World. Retrieved from http://www.ancient-origins.net/news-general-ancient-places/ten-incredible-mummy-discoveries-around-world-001733

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