In a third phase of construction, an additional temple was built atop the lower group. It has walls with a pronounced outward slant, the chamber features an altar, and the whole was reached by a staircase on the south side (right in photo). To strengthen the whole, the Maya filled in a part of the corridor of the first level and added buttresses. Noteworthy, the south and northwest corners feature large stucco masks that represent an old god. There is a decoration around the lower eyelid, a curved nose, prominent chin, turned down corners to the mouth, and fangs. These were originally painted in orange, red, and black. This could be the creator god, Itzamna, lord of the ruling dynasties.
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