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Object TitleStela 5
Object Number:51-54-2
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Lowland Maya
Provenience: Belize
Caracol (Central America)
Culture Area: Central America
Date Made: 613
Early Date: 613
Late Date: 613
Section:American
Materials:Limestone
Height: 309 cm
Width: 125 cm
Thickness: 40 cm
Credit Line:Caracol Expedition; Linton Satterthwaite, 1951
Other Number:CA-11-36 - Field No SF

Description

Caracol Stela 5. Limestone; front approximately complete fragments assembled in Middle American Hall, 1952. Butt and most rear fragments left in field.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mexico and Central American Gallery ( Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition
Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition
Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

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