View of stela monuments at the Maya ruins in Quiriguá, Guatemala

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Material Information

Title:
View of stela monuments at the Maya ruins in Quiriguá, Guatemala
Uniform Title:
Estus H. Magoon Collection
Physical Description:
1 b&w photograph; 7 x 11.6 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
Magoon, Estus H.
Creation Date:
2011-10-03
Publication Date:
Physical Location:
Box: No. 6
Folder: Guatemala

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Maya Architecture
Ruins
Quiriguá Site (Guatemala)
Genre:
Photographs
Spatial Coverage:
Quiriguá Site (Guatemala)

Notes

General Note:
Item No. 899; Written on verso: "View looking toward railway tracks. The hill in background is artificial. the ground with the monuments is covered with 4 feet of alluvial silt. Below is a paved cobble stone court. The shaft at right of picture extends 28 ft. above the ground. It has 35 feet of rock in one piece (about 65 tons of sand stone from a distance). The unhewn rock must have weighted 80-100 tons. Quirigua, Guatemala, Oct. 28, 1940"
General Note:
1940-1950
General Note:
CHC0126

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Miami Libraries
Holding Location:
University of Miami Libraries. Cuban Heritage Collection
Rights Management:
http://merrick.library.miami.edu/digitalprojects/copyright.html
Resource Identifier:
digital_id - chc01260007590001001
um contentdm number - 1675
System ID:
CA90003389:00001