Peru · Religion

Mummified child found 550 years after death

September 8, 1995 Arequipa, Peru The mummified body of a young girl sacrificed to Incan gods is discovered The girl, nicknamed Momia Juanita ("mummy Juanita"), the Inca Ice Maiden, and Lady of Ampato, is approximated to have been 12-15 years old at the time of her death, and killed between 1450 and 1480. Due to… Continue reading Mummified child found 550 years after death