#TheHistoryHeretic Reports: Look Into Face of  700-Year-Old Man #JovanHuttonPulitzer 

In an incredibly haunting exercise of the capabilities of facial recognition technology, British researchers have given us the chance to look at a man who lived 700 years ago.

The picture may look like a photograph, but it’s actually the digital facial reconstruction of a male skeleton buried in the 13th century.The remains of the man — dubbed Context 958 by researchers — were uncovered when one of the largest medieval hospital graveyards in Britain was discovered and later excavated between 2010 and 2012.

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Source: Stare into the face of a 700-year-old man | New York Post


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