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Yucatán

 

Yucatán-- Maps

 

     Principal Archeological Sites in Yucatán (1995)

 

     Map of Ruins on the Yucatán Peninsula

 

 

Yucatán -- Chichén Itzá

 

           ------ Please CLICK on pictures to enlarge:

 

<arc6> --  El Castillo, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc7> --  El Castillo, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

 

<arc8> --  Temple of the Jaguars, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc9> --   19th Century lithograph by Frederick Catherwood of El Castillo, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán

 

<arc10> --  Chac Mool sculpture of the Red Jaguar, under El Castillo, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc11> --  Sculpture of Toltec warrior, entrance to El Castillo, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc12> --  Temple of El Castillo with two serpent columns, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc13> --  Chac Mool at Temple of the Warriors, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc14> --  Temple of the Warriors, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc15> --  Temple of the Warriors, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc16> --  Temple of the Warriors sculptures, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc17> --  Temple of the Warriors facade, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc18> --  Temple of the Warriors facade, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc19> --  Columns at "The Market," Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc20> --  The "Thousand Columns," Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc21> --  Temple of the Warriors with serpent heads by the staircase, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc22> --  Platform of the eagles & Jaguars, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc23> --  Small platform of Eagles & Jaguars, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc24> --  Platform of Venus, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

 

<arc25> --  Platform of Venus, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán-- an inscription (1995)

 

<arc26> --  Platform of Venus, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán-- some detailed sculptures (1995)

 

 

<arc27> --  Sculls on the Tzompantli, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc28> --  The Tzompantli, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

 

<arc29> --  Temple of the Jaguars & Annex, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc30> --  Columns at entrance to the Annex of the Temple of Jaguars, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc31> --  Temple of Jaguars Annex entrance, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc32> --  Temple of Jaguars Annex, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc33> --  Temple of Jaguars, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán-- detail of facade (1995)

 

<arc34> --  Stone jaguar at entrance to Annex of Temple of Jaguars, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc35> --  Serpent columns, entrance to Temple of Jaguars, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc36> --  Ball Court beneath carvings, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc37> --  Scoring Hoop at the Ball Court, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc38> --  The largest ancient Ball Court in America, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc39> --  Temple to the south of the Ball Court, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc40> --  Temple to the north of the Ball Court, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc41> --  The "Sacred Cenote," Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc42> --  House of the Deer, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc43> --  The Observatory, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán

 

 

<arc44> --  The Observatory with The Citadel in background, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc45> --  The Chichanchob or "Red House," Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc46> --  Temple of the Carved Tableros, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc47> --  Temple of the Carved Tableros, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán--detailed sculptures (1995)

 

<arc48> --  Mayan Arch at the Temple of the Carved Tableros, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc49> --  Akab Dzib or "Obscure Writings," Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc50> --  Nunnery complex area, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc51> --  The Church with rain god masks, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc52> --  Chac on the corner of The Church, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

<arc53> --  Rear view of The Church, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc54> --  Eastern end of the Nunnery Annex, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc55> --  Nunnery Annex details, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

<arc56> --  19th Century lithograph by Frederick Catherwood of workers gathering water from a cave in Yucatán

 

<arc112> --  El Castillo, Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (1995)

 

 

 

<arc182> --  Kukulkán at Chitchen Itzá, Yucatán (1996)

 

 

<arc183> --  19th Century lithograph by Frederick Catherwood of El Castillo, Chitchén Itzá, Yucatán

 

<arc261> --  Cenote Sagrado, Cichén Itzá (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

<arc262> --  Carvings at end of Ball Court, Cichén Itzá  (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

<arc263> --  Carving at end of Ball Court, Cichén Itzá  (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

<arc264> --  Temple of the Warriors altar, Cichén Itzá  (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

<arc265> --  Lower structure of El Caracol, Cichén Itzá  (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

<arc266> --  "Bank of Scotland" glyph, Cichén Itzá (1986)  (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

<arc267> --  Carvings above The Nunnery door, Cichén Itzá (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

<arc268> --  Serpent heads at foot of El Castillo, Cichén Itzá  (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

<arc269> --  Carvings on Venus Platform, Cichén Itzá  (1986)(= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

<arc270> --  Temple of the Warriors, Cichén Itzá  (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

<arc271> --  The Tiger on Platform of Tigers & Eagles, Cichén Itzá  (1986)(= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

 

<arc272> --  Hall of Columns, Cichén Itzá  (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

 

<arc273> --  Facade on Annex to The Nunnery, Cichén Itzá  (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)

 

 

<arc274> --  Interior of El Caracol, Cichén Itzá  (1986) (= Clive Ruggles, Univ of Leicester, MA)