Newly Discovered Mayan Artwork: The Muurs of the West

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Note the Black Mayan dignitary sitting to the left

Archaeologists working at the Xultun ruins of the Mayan civilisation have reported striking finds, including the oldest-known Mayan astronomical tables.

The site, in Guatemala, includes the first known instance of Mayan art painted on the walls of a dwelling.

A report in Science says it dates from the early 9th Century, pre-dating other Mayan calendars by centuries.

Such calendars rose to prominence recently amid claims they predicted the end of the world in 2012…

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2 thoughts on “Newly Discovered Mayan Artwork: The Muurs of the West”

  1. Jaide

    Have you seen the red ornament the Swazi queen mother wears on her head dress?
    looks like the one the 3 are wearing. Also look for picture of shaka zulu you will see similar

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