University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Ian Graham

Across the Peten to the Ruins of Machaquila

Photo of table-alter and men on the excavation team

By: Ian Graham

Any student of the Maya civilization will be aware of how incomplete a record there is of the ancient ceremonial centers of this people; quite large areas of the archaeological map are perfectly blank, and are likely to remain so for a considerable time, especially as there is no organized effort to correct the situation. […]