Children of Llullaillaco

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The Children of Llullaillaco were 3 mummies of children who were found in Argentina. It appears that they had been sacrificed to the Incan gods.[1][2]

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These mummies were discovered at the top of a mountain in the Andes. They were found to be "the world's best preserved mummies" [3]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "How Ancient Mummies Helped This Soccer Player Get to the World Cup". 2018-06-26. Retrieved 2018-11-24.
  2. "Final Moments of Incan Child Mummies' Lives Revealed". Live Science. Retrieved 2018-11-24.
  3. "Inca Child Sacrifice Victims Were Drugged". National Geographic News. 2013-07-29. Retrieved 2018-12-16.