Chichén Itzá

Title

Chichén Itzá

Publisher

Lawrence Technological University

Date Created

March 5, 2018

Alternative Title or Name

Temple of the Large Tables

Creator2

Aluzzo, Adrienne (photographer)

Work Type

visual works

Date

c. 1000

Work Location

Mexico (nation)

Chichén Itzá (deserted settlement)

Style/Period

Late Classic

Subject

reliefs (sculptures)
Jaguar

Description

Detail view of relief of jaguar from the Temple of the Big Tables at Chichen Itza, Mexico, with remnants of the original colors. Text from placard reads: "Jaguars in procession, among trees and possibly spears, which garnished the top of the temple on all four sides. The serpent friezes were placed atop the temple as the buildings final decorative touch."

Material/Medium

limestone

Reproduction Type

jpeg

ID Number

2017MX-181

Files

2017MX-181.JPG
Date Added
January 17, 2018
Collection
LTU Digital Images
Item Type
VRA Core
Tags
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Citation
“Chichén Itzá,” LTU Digital Images, accessed April 22, 2018, http://ltuimagecollection.omeka.net/items/show/17567.