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Link to enlarge Archaeology Plate 107 ©Annie Hunter Travis Doering and Lori Collins
MESOAMERICAN THREE-DIMENSIONAL IMAGING DATABASE

© 2007 Travis Doering and Lori Collins
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M3D Number:  M3D0115
Origin Site:  Takalik Abaj , Guatemala 
Artifact Identification:  Stela 18 
Artifact Type:  Plain stela  
Artifact Medium:  Gneiss 
Location Information:  Department of Retalhuleu, Takalik Abaj, Terrace 3, Structure 2, in Central Group 
Country:  Guatemala 
Chron Era:  Unknown
Inscription:  No 
Notes:  Associated with Altar 6. Natural form stone contains shiny, highly polished areas. Since gneiss is not a local rock, object was brought in from the highlands 
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:  
Orrego Corzo, M. 1990; Schieber de Lavarreda, C. and M. Orrego Corzo 2001; Schieber de Lavarreda, C. and M. Orrego Corzo 2002; Schieber de Lavarreda, C. and M. Orrego Corzo 2010;
Photograph by AIST and Joseph Gamble
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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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