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© 2007 Travis Doering and Lori Collins

M3D Number:  M3D0083
Origin Site:  Takalik Abaj , Guatemala 
Artifact Identification:  Altar 1 
Artifact Type:  Carved altar  
Artifact Medium:  Volcanic stone: Andesite (PNTA) 
Location Information:  Department of Retalhuleu, Finca San Isidro, Terrace 5, Structure 24; moved to Finca San Isidro house  
Country:  Guatemala 
Chron Era:  Late Preclassic
Inscription:  Yes 
Notes:  Associated with Stela 1; rectangular carved monument with boarder edging  
Collaborators:  Ministerio de Cultura y Deportes Guatemala/Direccion General del Patrimonio Cultural y Natural-IDAEH/Proyecto Nacional Takalik Abaj  
Acknowledgements:  National Science Foundation Grant (BCS 0911078); Finca San Isidro 
Credit:  Copyright © 2012 Doering & Collins, Alliance for Integrated Spatial Technologies, University of South Florida.
Prepared for and in Cooperation with:   Schieber de Lavarreda & Orrego, Proyecto Nacional Takalik Abaj, Ministerio de Cultura y Deportes, Direccion General del Patrimonio Cultural y Natural-IDAEH, Guatemala. For publication or other use of original drawings, photos, or scans permission must be requested in writing from the authors at AIST@usf.edu.
References & Background:  
Chang Lam, E. 1991; Orrego Corzo, M. 1990;
Photograph by AIST
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Photograph by AIST
John Graham Historical Image

Prepared for and in collaboration with:
Schieber de Lavarreda & Orrego/Proyecto Nacional Tak'alik Ab'aj/Ministerio de Cultura y Deportes
Dirección General del Patrimonio Cultural y Natural-IDAEH
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