Staircase, Pyramid of Kukulcan, Chichen Itza

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Alberto di Colloredo Mels
published on 08 September 2015
Staircase, Pyramid of Kukulcan, Chichen Itza

The Castillo or Pyramid of Kukulcan at the Maya (and possibly later Toltec) centre of Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico. The pyramid was a temple built in honour of the Maya feathered-serpent god Kukulkan, pre-11th century CE.

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Mels, A. D. C. (2015, September 08). Staircase, Pyramid of Kukulcan, Chichen Itza. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/4063/

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Mels, Alberto D. C. "Staircase, Pyramid of Kukulcan, Chichen Itza." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 08, 2015. https://www.ancient.eu/image/4063/.

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Mels, Alberto D. C. "Staircase, Pyramid of Kukulcan, Chichen Itza." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 08 Sep 2015. Web. 21 May 2019.

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