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Stela D. (Pages 45-47) Details of back drawn and partly restored from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

(a) Altar U. (Page 63) East side. (b) Altar U. (Page 63) West side.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela H. (Page 50) North side

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela P. (Pages 58_59) West face.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela D. (Pages 45-47). Drawn & partly restored from photographs

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela 2. Drawing of the inscription. See page 66.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Three headless busts, probably from the exterior ornament of temple and an incense burner all found in the eastern court. Incense burners found on upper terrace ... Fragments of sculpture dug up whilst clearing temple ... probably portions of decoration of the outside walls of the temple.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela B (Pages 42 & 43). Drawn & partly restored from photographs

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

(a) Stela F (Page 48)  Inscription drawn from photographs & partly restored from Catherwoods views (Plate 3). (b) Altar G.1. (Page 49) Inscription drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum. (c) Altar G.3. (Page 49) Inscription drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Altar T. (Pages 61_63) a. Top of altar, b. North side, drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum c. Sketch of the alligator like  animal restored and completed from the top and sides of the altar.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

a) Covered stairway in temple. b) Head from wall of covered stairway in temple ... c) Head of large figure which formed part of the external monument of the temple. Photograph or the original in the South Kensington Museum.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Pieces of rough pottery found in excavating temple. Various objects found at foot of monolith H.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stellae 8 and 9. See Plate 110 & Pages 67-68. Stela 8. Drawing of the inscription, see Page 67.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela A. (Pages 36 to 39) Inscription on the sides and back drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Altar T. South side. Altar T North side.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela B (Pages 42 & 43). Back view and details from photographs

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

A view in the Great Plaza (looking south) showing Stela & Altar H. and group of Altars G 1-3.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Plan of the ruins of Iximché. See Pages 30-38. Iximché. from MSS of Francisco Antonio Fuentes Y Gusman. See Page 37.

Archaeological site in Guatemala

Plan of the ruins of Utatlan. See Pages 30-38.

Archaeological site in Guatemala

The great ball court. Temple A and part of the east wall. See Plate 27 and Pages 25-30.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Temple No. 18 (Plate 60). Views on the western terrace. See Pages 34 and 38, 39.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

(a) Casa de Monjas, range of chambers and upper stairway from north-east corner of terrace ... (b) Casa de Monjas, range of chambers and upper stairway from north-west corner of terrace ...

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Casa de Monjas north front, Plate 2, No. 1. & Plate 2, See pages 13-19.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court temple. Mural painting of a human sacrifice. See page 30

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Temple A. Looking north.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. Temple A. Plasters h. 1-6. (Plate 27, Page 27.) Door jambs, k.4, 5-9. See Plate 27 and Pages 29 & 30.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

(a) Casa de Monjas range of chambers from south east corner of terrace ... (b) Casa de Monjas doorway in eastern end of wing ...

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. The sculptured chamber E. Plate 27, the west wall. See Plate 44 & Pages 32-33.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Mound 13. Plate 2, Figures of (a) jaguar, (b) vulture, (c) dead jaguar, See Page 33. (d & e) Mound 14, Plate 2. Sculptured stone-facing of mound, See Page 34.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Chichén Itza. Plan of the principal ruined structures.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. The sculptured chamber, E. Plate 27, the west and north walls, See Plate 44 & Pages 32-33.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. Temple A. The inner doorway. See Plate 34b & 37. and page 30.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

(a) Casa de Monjas, view from the roof of house. ... (b) Case de Monjas, from the North East ...

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Casa de Monjas, detached building (E Plate 3) from the north west See pages 18-19

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. Sculptured chamber E. Plate 27. The north wall. See Plate 44 and Pages 32-33.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

(a) Mound, Plate 2, No. 9, from the north east, See Plate 24, and pages, 23-24. (b) Mound, Plate 2, No. 9, Bases of serpent columns on summit of mound.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The cenote of sacrifice, See Pages 9 and 34, 35.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Casa de Monjas, west end, Plate 2, No. 1 &, Plate 3, See pages, 14-16.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Plan of the great ball court. See Plates 27-51 & Pages 25-33.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

AK at 'Cib. Plate 2. No. 4, See Pages 19-20. AK at 'Cib. Under surface of lintel of doorway marked x in plan. Drawn from a plaster cast. See pages 19-20. Outer surface of lintel, drawn from a plaster cast.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

(a) Casa de Monjas, inscriptions on the lintels of doorways ... (b) Casa de Monjas, line of symbols over doorway in the east wing ... (c) Casa de Monjas, inscription oon lintel of doorway in the east wing ... are all drawn from plaster casts.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

(a) Temple No. 17 (Plate 60), showing the backs of the pillars and the broken altar (looking north) See Plate 62a and Pages 37-38. (b) Temple No. 17 (Plate 60), showing the backs of the pillars and the broken altar. See Plate 62a and Pages 37-38.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. The sculptured chamber, E. Plate 27, the west roof, See Plate 44 & Pages 32-33.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. Temple A. The sculptured chamber, E. Plate 27. See Plates 43-51. and Pages 31-33.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. The ring fallen from the west wall, See page 25. The great ball court. Temple C, See Plate 26 and pages 25-26.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. Temple A and part of the east wall. See Plate 27 and Pages 25-30.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

Casa de Monjas, interior of southern chamber, Plate 3, See pages 14-15.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. See Plates 26-51 & Pages 25-33.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

The great ball court. The sculptured chamber E. Plate 27 See Plates 42-51. & pages 31-33.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

(a) The court, No. 30 (Plate 60), the interior. See page 42. (b) The court, No. 30 (Plate 60), the exterior. See Page 42.

Chichen Itza. Mayan archaeological site on the Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico

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