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Agate Crystal Skull It's A Long History.
Jun 14, 2017

Although the incomprehensible achievements of Mayan culture have long been heard, the Crystal skull that was discovered in the 1927 Mayan temple in Central America is still shocking. The skull was carved with crystals, 12.7 centimeters high, weighing 5.2 kilograms, Agate Crystal Skull as real as a head, carved from the head of a woman.

According to Mayan legends, the Crystal Skull has a magical power, is the Mayan Temple of God's important tool for divination, so far more than 1000 years of history, Agate Crystal Skull experts have studied the surface of the skull and its internal structure, affirmation of its history is very long, is indeed the legacy of the Maya era artifacts.


But what puzzled the researchers was that the crystal head was very lifelike. Agate Crystal Skull Not only the appearance, but also the internal structure is consistent with the human skull skeleton structure. And the craft level is extremely high, hides in the basal prism and the eye socket uses the hand-crafted lens piece to combine, discovers the dazzling brightness.


We know that modern optics came into being in the 17th century, and that human beings accurately understand their skeletal structure is a matter after the rise of anatomy in the 18th century.

This crystal skull is carved on the basis of a very understanding of the human skeleton and optical principles, how did the Maya master these profound anatomical and optical knowledge more than 1000 years ago?


Also, crystal is quartz crystal, its hardness is very high, Agate Crystal Skull second only to diamonds (that is, gold and steel stone) and corundum, with copper, iron or stone tools, can not process it. Even modern people, to carve such a crystal products, but also the use of gold and steel stone tools.


And more than 1000 years ago, Agate Crystal Skull the Mayans did not know iron-smelting, and what tools they use to process the crystal skull? Have they already mastered some of the techniques we don't know now?


From this bizarre crystal skull, perhaps the Maya had a much superior science and technology than we had imagined. But how did they get these technologies? This is more of a mystery.