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  • Altar 10
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  • Capstone 1
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  • Capstone 2
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  • Capstone 5
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  • Capstone 6
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  • Misc 76
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  • Monument 1
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  • Mural 1
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  • Sculpture 1
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  • Stela 1
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  • Stela 2
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  • Stela 3
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  • Stela 5
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  • Stela 6
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Uxmal: Stela 6
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LOCATION In Morley's reconstruction of stela placement on the Platform (1970, p.158), Stela 6 stands at the western end of the row of stelae immediately in front of the northernmost row formed by Stelae 1 to 5. The identifiable fragments lie in that area.

CONDITION Broken into four known fragments and other smaller pieces now missing. There are dowel-holes indicating repair of the break at the level of the figure's waist, but none at the upper break. Degree of weathering varies from moderate to severe.

MATERIAL White limestone containing pink striations.

SHAPE Parallel sidesi the shape of top and butt is unknown.

DIMENSIONS

HLC 1.73m+
PB 0.23m+
MW 0.62m
WBC unknown
MTh 0.36m
ReI 1.6cm

CARVED AREAS Front only.

PHOTOGRAPH Graham.

DRAWING Graham, based on a field drawing.

 

 

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