19th Century Poet Lord Byron Had a Wine Goblet That Was Made Out of a Human Skull

Published: 5/10/2017
19th Century Poet Lord Byron Had a Wine Goblet That Was Made Out of a Human Skull
Source: WWW.DAILYGRAIL.COM

Throughout history the skulls of dead humans have proven to be a great fascination for the still-living (just last month we wrote about a 'skull-cult' at the dawn of civilization ). And one of the most macabre manifestations of that fascination is the 'skull cup' - a food bowl or drinking vessel made out of the top of the skull (the calvaria). Ancient cultures across the world are recorded as

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