Tulum

Title

Tulum

Publisher

Lawrence Technological University

Date Created

June 4, 2018

Creator2

Aluzzo, Adrienne (photographer)

Work Type

Single Built Works

Date

c. 1200

Work Location

Mexico (nation)

Tulum, Ruinas de (deserted settlement)

Style/Period

Late Postclassic

Subject

ruins

Description

View of a number of buildings along a pathway at Tulum, Mexico. "Tulum, on the east coast of the Yucatan peninsula in southern Mexico, was an important Mesoamerican centre which displayed both Maya and Toltec influence. Tulum was a major trading and religious center between the 11th and 16th centuries CE and, dramatically situated near the sea, it is one of the most evocative ancient sites in Mexico,"--Ancient History encyclopedia.

Material/Medium

stone (worked rock)
limestone

Reproduction Type

jpeg

ID Number

2017MX-239

Files

2017MX-239.jpg
Date Added
January 17, 2018
Collection
LTU Digital Images
Item Type
VRA Core
Tags
,
Citation
“Tulum,” LTU Digital Images, accessed August 17, 2018, https://ltuimagecollection.omeka.net/items/show/17625.