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The Sciences

NCBI ROFL: On the authenticity of shrunken heads

DiscoblogBy ncbi roflJuly 8, 2009 1:05 AM

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Jivaro tsantsas or shrunken head: an expertise of authenticity evaluation.

"Presence of sealed eyelids, pierced lips with strings sealing the mouth, shiny black skin, a posterior sewn incision, long glossy black hair, and lateral head compression are characteristic of authentic tsantsas."

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