Photographer's Note

I followed the well-worn path east, starting near the Chamber with Masks for a distance of 110 metres, reaching what may well have been a major residential area. Here, two items are of interest. First, this stela of Yum Keep, the Maya god of the phallus and/or fertility that faces to the west. There appears to have been a phallic cult among the Maya over many centuries. Second, a pyramid with a circular temple structure on top.

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  • Copyright: Ken Boulter (Sardonik) Silver Note Writer [C: 2 W: 0 N: 915] (1950)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2013-05-17
  • Categories: Artwork
  • Exposure: f/4, 1/160 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2014-07-26 3:48
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