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Stela

Object Title:
Stela 14
Object Number:
L-16-382
Current Location:
Mexico and Central America Gallery
Provenience:
Guatemala
Department of Peten
Piedras Negras
Culture Area:
Central America
Locus:
Basal terrace of Pyramid 27
Date Made:
758 ad
Early Date:
758
Late Date:
758
Section:
American
Materials:
Limestone
Description:
Large limestone stele. Front surface portrays a seated ruler with legs crossed and hands on knees, wearing an elaborate headdress. A ladder leads up to the bench where the leader sits. At the lower left is standing woman. Six small groups of hieroglyphs are scattered on the front surface of the monument. 11 pieces were recieved in 1931, the balance in March 1933.
Credit Line:
Loaned by the Guatemalan Government
Other Number:
E-1-124   -   Field No SF

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)
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Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001)
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