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Ancient humans drank out of skulls

Ice Age mugs made from a human skull has been found in a cave in southwestern England. Bello suspects that ice age Britons hoisted hollowed-out craniums in rituals of some kind. Other human bones found near the skull cups show signs of flesh and marrow removal, a result either of cannibalism

Wine drinking cups through the ages

New research is showing that looking at how wine drinking cups have changed throughout time can tell us a lot about those times. IRON AGE SYMPOSIA AND DRINKING CUPS (1,100-700 B.C.) The drinking gatherings (symposia) were reserved for the elite, probably allowing political factions to consolidate power and set themselves apart from