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Credit: University of Dundee

History

Face of Man Brutally Murdered 1,400 Years Ago Reconstructed

The man was likely part of the Picts, a mysterious people who lived in eastern and northern Scotland during the Late Iron Age and Early Medieval periods.

February 21, 2017
11:57 AM EST
The cave where the skeleton was found and the facial reconstruction. Credit: University of Dundee
The skeleton was found in an unusual cross-legged position, with large stones holding down his legs and arms. Credit: University of Dundee