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"800 year old remains of witch discovered in Italian graveyard with seven nails driven through her jaw"
May 5, 2012 / 62 notes

"800 year old remains of witch discovered in Italian graveyard with seven nails driven through her jaw"

“The skeleton of a young Christian noblewoman, who was laid to rest on a “burial bed” some 1,400 years ago, is giving archaeologists precious clues to the earliest days of the English church.”
Apr 5, 2012 / 22 notes

The skeleton of a young Christian noblewoman, who was laid to rest on a “burial bed” some 1,400 years ago, is giving archaeologists precious clues to the earliest days of the English church.”

"Researchers in Italy believe these bones, which were found at a gravesite in Tuscany, belong to famous Baroque artist Caravaggio."
Jun 29, 2011 / 25 notes

"Researchers in Italy believe these bones, which were found at a gravesite in Tuscany, belong to famous Baroque artist Caravaggio."