Corpus Volume 11

Petén Miscellanea: Monuments from Five Sites

Corpus Volume 11 presents a potpourri of monuments photographed by Bruce Love on various trips to Petén between 2016 and 2019 and subsequently drawn and inked by him in 2020. Love thanks Bernard “Bernie” Mittelstaedt for assistance at the municipio of San Andrés. All other photography for this Corpus Volume was done by Love alone.

Vicinity Map: Locations of San Andrés, Flores, Ixlu entronque, and Ixlu site, Petén, Guatemala. Source of base map: Mundo Maya, Maya World. Edición Quimera (2007). www.quimeramx.com
Flores Park, Overview
Overview of Flores Stela 1, front, Flores Park
Overview of Ixlu Altar 1, Flores Park
Overview of Ixlu Stela 2, Flores Park
Overview of Balamtun Stela 1, San Andrés Muni
Overview of Akte Stela 1, San Andrés Muni
Overview of Fragment, San Andrés Muni
Ixlu (entronque)
Overview of Ixlu (entronque)
Overview of Altar 2, Ixlu

Photographs and drawings by Bruce Love.


Flores Park (photographed April 20, 2016)

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Flores Stela 1
Height at highest point: 1.48 m
Width at widest point: 0.97 m
Thickness: 0.33-0.37 m

 

Ixlu Altar 1
Height at highest point: 0.82 m
Width at widest point: 1.06 m
Thickness: 0.36 m

Ixlu Stela 2
Height at highest point: 0.86 m
Width at widest point: 1.08 m
Thickness: 0.30 m

San Andrés Muni (photographed April 4, 2019)

 

Balamtun Stela 1
Height at highest point: 2.36 m
Width at widest point: 1.73 m
Thickness: 0.75-0.85 m

Akte Stela 1
Height at highest point: 2.68 m
Width at widest point: 1.49 m
Thickness: 0.42-0.49 m

 

Akte Fragment
Height at highest point: 1.07 m
Width at widest point: 0.90 m
Thickness: 0.32 m

 

Ixlu Entronque (photographed April 21, 2016)

 

Zacpeten Stela 4
Height at highest point: 1.91 m
Width at widest point: 0.75 m
Thickness: 0.47 m

Zacpeten Altar 1
Width/diameter at widest point: 1.23 m
Thickness: 0.35 m

Fragment
Height: 0.34 m
Width: 0.38 m
Thickness: unknown

Ixlu Site (photographed April 21, 2016)

 

Ixlu Altar 2
Height at highest point: 1.09 m
Width at widest point: 1.03 m
Thickness: unknown, buried

Suggested Citation: Love, Bruce. “Corpus Volume 11: Petén Miscellanea: Monuments from Five Sites.” Contributions to Mesoamerican Studies, August 18, 2020. https://brucelove.com/corpus/corpus-volume-011.

Downloadable PDF: CtMS_Corpus_V011_Miscellanea_Peten_Guatemala

The corpus photographs and drawings may be freely used and distributed in non-commercial use and are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial-Share Alike 4.0 International License. To view a copy of this license, visit: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0