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Copan Photo - Mayan Ruins

Copan Ballcourt Photo viewed from Temple 11  

To the north, beyond the Ballcourt, is the Great Plaza with numerous Stelae and Altars.

Each side of the Ballcourt has 3 Macaw Head Markers. At the time of this photo in September of 1984 a Mayan Stone Macaw Head  Sculpture with open bill

had yet to be incorportated in restoration together with related elements to form the Mosaic Sculpture of a Mayan Macaw in the West Facade of the Ballcourt Temple.

Honduras  © 1984 Peter W. Wendelken

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