Mexico subway dig turns up unusual Aztec offering

first_img Top Stories Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facility The find dates to between 1350 and 1521, the date of the Spanish Conquest.Mexico’s National Institute of Anthropology and History says several offerings were uncovered during the construction of the subway line.That work was performed between 2008 and 2012, but the finds were announced Tuesday.(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Comments   Share   MEXICO CITY (AP) – Archaeologists say excavations for a Mexico City subway extension have turned up what appears to be an unusual Aztec offering.Excavators found a dog’s skull with holes that indicate it was displayed on a ritual skull rack normally reserved for human sacrifice victims.The find has left researchers scratching their heads. They also found a woman’s skull with similar perforations around the temple. The perforations allowed skulls to be mounted on the racks. 5 people who need to visit the Ultrastar Multi-tainment Center New Valley school lets students pick career-path academiescenter_img Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Milstead says best way to stop wrong-way incidents is driving sober Arizona families, Arizona farms: working to produce high-quality milk How men can have a healthy 2019 Sponsored Stories last_img