Link to enlarge Masculine head from Palenque Chiapas after Michel Zabé WHO'S WHO IN THE CLASSIC MAYA WORLD
Peter Mathews
K'inich Kan B'alam II    King of Palenque (born AD 635, ruled AD 684-702)PAL 012
Buildings Commissioned:
By far the most famous of K'inich Kan B'alam II's buildings are the pyramid-temples of the Group of the Cross (the Temples of the Sun, Cross, and Foliated Cross). In addition, K'inich Kan B'alam II commissioned Temples XIV and XVII: the latter commemorated his status as a warrior, and the former was perhaps a memorial temple.

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