COPAN MAYAN RUINS: COSMIC TURTLE ALTAR in the GREAT PLAZA next to Stela C. 1984 Photo by Peter Wendelken.
March 10, 2016 No Comments
The MAYAN COSMIC TURTLE ALTAR in the Copán Great Plaza on the west side of Copán Stela C. The COSMIC TURTLE ALTAR has a stone head on each end of the carapace. This is the north facing head and the more interesting of the two heads. In Mayan myth, as … Read more