Museum Details

Name:Museo Nacional de Arqueología y Etnología (National Museum of Archeology and Ethnology)
Street Address:Calle 6a y Av 7a, Salon 5 de la Finca La Aurora
City:Ciudad Guatemala
Staff Contacts:Dir: M.A. Fernando Moscoso Moller
Quality of Online Info:
Focus:Stelae, altars, relief panels, and stone monuments from sites in Guatemala; Reconstructions of tomb structures from Tikal and Rio Azul; Jade mask from Burial 160; Wooden vessels with inlaid jade mosaic from Burials 116 and 196; Stone carving, ceramic, statues; costumes, implements of daily life
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