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a) Grotesque head issuing from jaws of an animal at the top of stairway. b) Jaguas head from the north side of stairway. c) Figure of rampant jagua...

(a) Stela H. (Page 50) (b) Stela I and altar (Page 52)

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

View of the river wall showing one of the

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela A (Pages 36 to 39) drawn and partly restored from a cast in the South Kensington Museum

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

(a) Altar, Z. See Plate 112 and Page 68. (b) East side of mound No. 7. Plate 1. and altars., see Plate 114 & Pages 68-69. (c) Side view of the altar in front of Stela D. See Plate 42 & Page 69.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela, 4. Drawing of the inscription. Buried stone, used as a support to Stela 4.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

An earthen pot ... contents of pot ... pierced stone found in the same mound.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela F and altar (Page 48) facing west.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

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

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

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

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

(c) Altar Q. (Page 60) East side. (d) Altar Q (Page 60) North side.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

(a) Altar G2 (Page 49). (b) View of the east side of the Great Plaza looking north. Stela H & altar in the foreground.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Restoration of the doorway leading to the inner chamber of temple.

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.

(a) Stela N. (Pages 55_57) East side. (b) West side

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

a) Part of step & of serpent's head ornament on the west side of the inner doorway of temple. b & c) Parts of cornice from the east side of inner doorway in temple. Photographs of the original sculpture in the South Kensington Museum

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Photograph of a plaster model in the South Kensington Museum of the Ruins of Copan. Sections through the principal structures.

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.

Stela N. (Pages 55_57) South face drawn from photographs

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela II. See page 68. Altar Z. See Plate 113. a. & Page 68.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Oblong altar. Altar in front of Stela. Inscriptions on altars.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela 6. Side views, see Plate 107 and Page 67

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

(a) Altar K. (Page 54) Inscription drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum. (b) Altar L. (Page 54) Drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela J. (Page 53 & 54) Inscriptions on the sides  arranged in paragraphs

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.

Stela B (Pages 42 & 43)

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Altar T. South side. Altar T. North side.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela J. (Page 54) Inscription on the east face arranged in columns.

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.

Stella A.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela N. (Pages 55_57) South face.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela P. (Pages 58_59) West face.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

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

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Altar in front of Stela F. See Plates 50-51 and 114, and pages 48 & 69.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela 6. Drawing of the inscription ...

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela N. (Pages 55_57) North face drawn from photographs

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Altar T. (Pages 60_62) Drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela 6. Front and back view, see Plate 107 and Page 67.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Face of step below doorway leading to the inner chamber of temple.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

(a) Inscription round the base of Stela N. (Page_57) Drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum. (b) Altar in front (North) of Stela N. (Page_57)

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

East side of doorway leading to the inner chamber of temple.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela J. (Page 54) The east face drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum with a scheme for numbering the glyples

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

End of step at A. Face of step in temple. Photograph of original sculpture in the South Kensington Museum. End of step on B. Drawing of the hieroglyphs under the figures and in the middle of the step, and details of other portions of the carving.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

a) Steps leading to upper terrace & temple. b) End view of temple

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

(a) Stela N. (Pages 55_57) North & east side. (b) Stela N. (Pages 55_57) South & east sides.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Altar O (Page 58) drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela J. (Page 53 & 54) Inscriptions on the sides drawn from a plaster cast in the South Kensington Museum.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

a) Doorway leading to the inner chamber of temple showing the position of the displaced cornice & fallen roof stones, before the passage to the inner chamber had been cleared. b) View of outer chamber of temple.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela 7. Drawing of inscription, see Page 67.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

Stela 1. Photographs and drawings of inscription, see page 66.

Ancient Mayan city of Copán.

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