The Unknown Terror of the Mummified Woman

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This mummified woman was found in a hidden underground vault in the Amazon. Researchers say that she is around 600 years old and is in such good nick due to the embalming skills of her tribe. If she was embalmed why does she look so terrified?

These mummified remains are thought to belong to an Amazonian tribe called the Chachapoyas or Cloud Warriors (great name). They were a “ tall, fairhaired, light-skinned race that some researchers believe may have come from Europe”.They were eventually conquered by the Incas.

Read more about this amazing find in this article on the Evening Standard