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Stela

Object TitleStela 17
Object Number:51-54-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Lowland Maya
Provenience: Belize
Caracol (Central America)
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: 849
Early Date: 849
Late Date: 849
Section:American
Materials:Limestone
Height: 2.33 m
Width: 0.88 m
Thickness: 0.3 m
Credit Line:Caracol Expedition; Linton Satterthwaite, 1951
Other Number:CA-17-9 - Field No SF

Description

Caracol Stela 17. Limestone; fragments as assembled in Middle American Hall, 1953, with its Altar (Altar 10). Approximately complete (butt cut off at Museum).

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition
Mayan Gallery (1954 - 2001) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Exhibition] Danien, Elin. 2002. Guide to the Mesoamerican Gallery at the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 16, fig. 15View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Winegrad, Dilys P. 1993. Through Time, Across Continents.. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 128, fig. 98View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Satterthwaite, Linton. 1954. "Sculptured Monuments from Caracol, British Honduras*". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 18. no. 1-2. pg. 3-45 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 2, fig. 1; p. 19, fig. 19View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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