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Ucanal: Stela 2
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LOCATION Found by Merwin lying with its sculptured face up, the second from the southern end of a line of four monuments on the west side of Structure A-26.

CONDITION As noted by Merwin and Morley, the carving on this stela seems to have been left unfinished. The surface has suffered considerable erosion, and part of the surface at the upper righthand comer and on both sides lower down has split away at a bedding plane, and could not be found.

MATERIAL Fine-grained limestone of pronounced laminar structure.

SHAPE Parallel sides, with rounded top. The butt is somewhat pointed.


Ht 3.79m
MW 1.07m
MTh 0.44m
ReI 4.0cm

CARVED AREAS Front only.

PHOTOGRAPH Graham, 1972.

DRAWING Graham, based on photographs and a field drawing of the inscription.




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