Aztec Skulls, Templo Mayor

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Mark Cartwright
by Travis S.
published on 02 September 2013
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Stone skulls from the Templo Mayor in the Aztec capital of Tenochtitlan. They represent the tzompantli or skull racks where the heads of sacrificial victims were placed.

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