University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Keith A. Dixon

The First Tikal-Inspired Fake

A Stone Sculpture from West Mexico

By: Keith A. Dixon

At Tikal, Guatemala, over the past ten years, the University Museum’s excavations have turned up some of the most spectacular and beautiful Lowland Maya remains ever discovered. These range from vast architectural complexes and large sculptured monuments to some of the finest examples of the potter’s art, down to tiny, intricately fashioned mosaic ornaments and […]