House of the Pigeons, Uxmal

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Mark Cartwright
by Dennis Jarvis
published on 07 October 2014
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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. 30 May 2020.

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