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Uaxactun: Stela 12
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LOCATION The stela was found by CIW workers in 1916, still standing and partly embedded in the side of a tree. It had been set up in front of Structure A-2, some 8 m south of the centerline of the stairway.

CONDITION Unbroken and moderately weathered.

MATERIAL White limestone of porous and uneven texture.

SIIAI'E Front surface uneven. Sides roughly hewn but approximately parallel. Top flat with chamfered corners.

CARVED AREAS Front only.

PHOTOGRAPH Graham.

DRAWING Graham, based on a field drawing corrected by artificial light.

DIMENSIONS

HLC 1.41 m
PB 0.68 m
MW O.77m
WBC 0.72 m
MTh 0.35 m
Rel 1.0 cm
 

 

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