'Vampire burial' reveals efforts to prevent child's return from grave (page 2)

Archaeologists found the remains of a 10-year-old child with a stone inserted into his or her mouth at a fifth-century Italian cemetery. They think the stone was meant to keep the child from rising from the dead and spreading malaria to the living.

'Vampire burial' reveals efforts to prevent child's return from grave

Archaeologists found the remains of a 10-year-old child with a stone inserted into his or her mouth at a fifth-century Italian cemetery. They think the stone was meant to keep the child from ...

Fri 12 Oct 18 from ScienceDaily

'Vampire burial' reveals efforts to prevent child's return from grave, Fri 12 Oct 18 from Eurekalert

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