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Cover: The Artifacts of Altar de Sacrificios in PAPERBACK

Papers of the Peabody Museum Volume 64
Number 1

The Artifacts of Altar de Sacrificios

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780873651837

Publication Date: 12/01/2004

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292 pages

233 illustrations that include tables, halftones, and line illustrations

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This volume is one of seven in a series about the 1959–1963 excavations at Altar de Sacrificios, Department of Petén, Guatemala. Here, project director Gordon Willey describes the artifacts recovered and reviews them in the context of a general comparison of Maya lowland archaeology.

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