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Maya Warriors


Mark Cartwright
by James Blake Wiener
published on 21 November 2015
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A Maya vessel decorated with warrior figures. They are wearing animal headdresses and have trophy heads hanging from their belts. From Mexico or Guatemala, c. 600-800 CE. (Brooklyn Museum, New York)

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