Link to enlarge Archaeology Plate 107 ©Annie Hunter Travis Doering and Lori Collins

© 2007 Travis Doering and Lori Collins

M3D Number:  M3D0110
Origin Site:  Takalik Abaj, Guatemala 
Artifact Identification:  Monument 14 
Artifact Type:  Carved monument, boulder sculpture 
Artifact Medium:  Volcanic stone: Basalt (PTNA) 
Location Information:  Department of Retalhuleu, Takalik Abaj, Terrace 3, Structure 7, in Central Group (central line of monuments) 
Country:  Guatemala 
Chron Era:  Middle Preclassic (Orrego Corzo and Schieber de Lavarreda 2
Inscription:  No 
Notes:  High-relief boulder sculpture; represents human figure in crouching position holding small animals in each arm. 
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) 
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; Graham, J. A. 1979; Graham, J. A. 1981; Graham, J. A. 1982; Graham, J. A. and L. Benson 2005; Graham, J. A., R. F. Heizer and E. M. Shook 1978; Orrego Corzo, M. 1990; Orrego Corzo, M. and C. Schieber de Lavarreda 2001; Popenoe de Hatch, M., C. Schieber de Lavarreda, E. Carpio Rezzio, M. Orrego Corzo, J. H. Paredes and C. Wolley 2000; Schieber de Lavarreda, C. and M. Orrego Corzo 2002; Schieber de Lavarreda, C. and M. Orrego Corzo 2010; Schieber de Lavarreda, C. y Jeremías Claudio Pérez 2006;
Photograph by AIST
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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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