House of the Pigeons, Uxmal

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Dennis Jarvis
published on 07 October 2014
House of the Pigeons, Uxmal

The House of the Pigeons at Uxmal, Mexico. This Maya building is so named because the intricate facade with many apertures resembles a dovecote. It was constructed c. 900 CE.

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Jarvis, D. (2014, October 07). House of the Pigeons, Uxmal. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/3110/

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Jarvis, Dennis. "House of the Pigeons, Uxmal." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 07, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/3110/.

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Jarvis, Dennis. "House of the Pigeons, Uxmal." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 07 Oct 2014. Web. 25 May 2019.

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