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Remains of Aztec sacrifices found in Mexico's Temple Mayor

A treasure trove of Aztec sacrifices, including a jaguar richly adorned and dressed like a warrior, was recently discovered in the center of Mexico City and could lead archaeologists to the most attractive find so far: the tomb of an Aztec emperor.

Aztec Pyramid Uncovered In Midst of Crime Ridden District

Archaeologists believe they have found the main pyramid of the ruins of an ancient Aztec city. In June, walls thought to be part of the main pyramid were unearthed by construction workers in a neighborhood of Iztapalapa.
 

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A captured warrior being sacrificed. His head will be cut off and added to a skull rack.
A captured warrior being sacrificed. His head will be cut off and added to a skull rack.
ignote, codex from 16th century
Model of the Templo Mayor (main temple) of Tenochtitlan
Model of the Templo Mayor (main temple) of Tenochtitlan
s shepherd from durham, nc
Excavated structure at the northern edge of the Grand Plaza at Teposcolula-Yucundaa. Photo: Christin...
Excavated structure at the northern edge of the Grand Plaza at Teposcolula-Yucundaa. Photo: Christina Warinner
Teposcolula-Yucundaa Archaeological Project
Scale model of the twin Great Temple of Tenochtitlan. The spire in the center of the image to the ri...
Scale model of the twin Great Temple of Tenochtitlan. The spire in the center of the image to the right was devoted to Quetzalcoatl in his form as the wind god, Ehecatl.
National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City

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