Suitably Horrifying History: Aztec Death Whistles Mimic Human Screams

http://www.ancient-origins.net/news-mysterious-phenomena/aztec-death-whistles-sound-human-screams-020129

If the contents of this Ancient Origins article don’t inspire a smattering of horror springboards I don’t know what will. 

It discusses Aztec relics that are now believed to have been used as an element of psychological warfare. Whistles shaped like skulls that sound like human screams when you blow into them? Yup. That’s terrifying.

‘Bone Tomahawk’ anyone?

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