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Known for the sculptured “Portrait Stelae” the Honduran Mayan ruins at Copan portray some of the finest examples of this Maya Mesoamerican art form. “Temple 16” is the highest structure in this ancient Mayan temple archeological site  http://twitter.com/ChichenItzaBob

Known for the sculptured “Portrait Stelae” the Honduran Mayan ruins at Copan portray some of the finest examples of this Maya Mesoamerican art form. “Temple 16” is the highest structure in this ancient Mayan temple archeological site http://twitter.com/ChichenItzaBob

Copan, Honduras This place is beautiful in person.....definitely worth the trip, I wanna do it again!

Copan, Honduras is a very popular tourist attraction. This village is the ancient ruins of a Mayan colony and it has a nice museum along with the buildings from the village.

The Hieroglyphic Stairway of Copán, Honduras

hieroglyphic stairway located at Copan. shows the Mayan artistic ability and culture. The stairway is complex composed of statues, figures, and ramps.

Honduras Copan D4174a    Copan is a stunning site. As you wander around the stelae it's a freeflowing sequence of geometry. Everything lines up - intentional or not. I like the invert

An unbelievable wealth of Mayan artifacts – especially known for its “Stelae “and cultured decorations can be found in the west Honduras at the Mayan temple ruins of Coba. Interestingly this large city of the Maya was mysteriously abandoned

Known for the sculptured “Portrait Stelae” the Honduran Mayan ruins at Copan portray some of the finest examples of this Maya Mesoamerican art form. “Temple 16” is the highest structure in this ancient Mayan temple archeological site  http://twitter.com/ChichenItzaBob

Known for the sculptured Portrait Stelae the Honduran Mayan ruins at Copan portray some of the finest examples of this Maya Mesoamerican art form. Temple 16 is the highest structure in this ancient Mayan temple archeological site.

Ancient Mayan skull carvings from Copan./Just so interesting! I have a family member who is fond of Mayan history.

ancientart: “ Ancient Mayan skull carvings from Copan. Courtesy & currently located at the Museo Regional de Arqueología Maya, Honduras. Photo taken by Recovering Vagabond ”

Known for the sculptured “Portrait Stelae” the Honduran Mayan ruins at Copan portray some of the finest examples of this Maya Mesoamerican art form. “Temple 16” is the highest structure in this ancient Mayan temple archeological site  http://twitter.com/ChichenItzaBob

Known for the sculptured “Portrait Stelae” the Honduran Mayan ruins at Copan portray some of the finest examples of this Maya Mesoamerican art form. “Temple is the highest structure in this ancient Mayan temple archeological site

Known for the sculptured “Portrait Stelae” the Honduran Mayan ruins at Copan portray some of the finest examples of this Maya Mesoamerican art form. “Temple 16” is the highest structure in this ancient Mayan temple archeological site  http://twitter.com/ChichenItzaBob

Known for the sculptured “Portrait Stelae” the Honduran Mayan ruins at Copan…

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“A wonderful example of Copan sculpture, this representation of Itzam Ye, an avatar of Itzamnah (the main deity in Maya religion) is shown opening its beautiful wings and displaying its fearsome talons.

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