Photographer's Note

Moving eastward from the Central Plaza and then the three platforms, 100 metres or so, one comes to this large platform - a cracked stela in front and a small altar before it. The complex cuddles up to the northern verge of sacbé 1 and surely this was an important way-station on ceremonial occasions with dancers and musicians in colourful costumes. The Group of the Seven Dolls can be seen in the distance - the place where the sun first appears over the horizon at the Vernal Equinox, after its long journey through the Underworld.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Ken Boulter (Sardonik) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 914] (1950)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-05-18
  • Categories: Architecture
  • Exposure: f/4, 1/500 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-05-22 3:40
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