December 15, 2011 16:42
Mexican archaeologists have discovered in the highest pyramid in Mexico — Pyramid of the Sun in Teotihuacan — unusual offerings to the gods. According to researchers, the objects were in this place before, like the construction of the pyramids. The most interesting finding scientists believe green mask Ophites. Mask has been worked out in detail so that archaeologists have suggested that it could be a portrait of a man, according to INAH.
Among the finds — 11 ceremonial clay bowls, dedicated to the god Tlaloc rain. In addition, archaeologists have found some bones of an eagle, the families cats and dogs. The remains were found at the base of the temple, which was built in 50 AD Perhaps all these things were here during the ritual of consecration to the construction of buildings. During the excavation, archaeologists also found seven burials, which included several children.