Aztec Skulls, Templo Mayor

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Travis S.
published on 02 September 2013
Aztec Skulls, Templo Mayor

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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S., T. (2013, September 02). Aztec Skulls, Templo Mayor. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/1413/

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S., Travis. "Aztec Skulls, Templo Mayor." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 02, 2013. https://www.ancient.eu/image/1413/.

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S., Travis. "Aztec Skulls, Templo Mayor." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 02 Sep 2013. Web. 25 May 2019.

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