Carved Lintel, Yaxchilan

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Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Dennis Jarvis
published on 01 February 2015
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Lintel 14, from Yaxchilan. The relief carving depicts Lord and Lady Great Skull and a ritual-induced vision of a snake creature. 8th century CE.

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Jarvis, D. (2015, February 01). Carved Lintel, Yaxchilan. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/3578/

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Jarvis, Dennis. "Carved Lintel, Yaxchilan." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified February 01, 2015. https://www.ancient.eu/image/3578/.

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Jarvis, Dennis. "Carved Lintel, Yaxchilan." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 01 Feb 2015. Web. 29 Nov 2020.

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