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Xultun: Stela 8
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LOCATION The stela was found in 1920 by the ClW facing Structure A4 and lying between Stelae 7 and 9.

CONDITION Unbroken, it was found lying on its face under a large tree. Only the lower portion of theslela retains any detail, the rest being severely eroded. The sculptured sides have also lost almost all detail owing to flaking and weathering. The stela was left lying on its face.

MATERIAL Soft limestone.

SHAPE Parallel sides, with a slightly rounded top.

CARVED AREAS Front and sides.

PHOTOGRAPHS von Euw.

DRAWINGS von Euw; based on field drawings corrected byartificial light.

DIMENSIONS

HLC 2.40 m
PB 0.16 m
MW 0.98 m
WBC 0.94 m
MTh approximately
0.74 m
Rel 3.5 cm
 

 

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