Temple II, Tikal


Mark Cartwright
by Mike Vondran
published on 05 October 2014
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Temple II, Tikal

Temple II, Tikal, Guatemala. The temple was used as a tomb, probably for the queen of Maya ruler Jasaw Chan K'awiil (r. 682-734 CE), although, no remains have been discovered. The temple is 42 metres high and faces the larger temple-pyramid of Jasaw Chan K'awiil.

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Vondran, M. (2014, October 05). Temple II, Tikal. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/3104/

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Vondran, Mike. "Temple II, Tikal." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 05, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/3104/.

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Vondran, Mike. "Temple II, Tikal." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 05 Oct 2014. Web. 14 Aug 2020.

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