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Colonia Noche Buena, Ciudad de México, Mexico — The Valley of Mexico (The Central Highlands)
 

Panel of the Priests

Cultura Maya

 
 
Panel of the Priests Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 30, 2021
1. Panel of the Priests Marker
Inscription.  

Lápida de Sacerdotes
Palenque, Chiapas
Clásico Tardio 500-900 D.C.

Jefe político (Halac-Hunic), en actitud dinámica, con el Dios Solar en su tocado, a quien otro personaje de menor rango le ofrece el bastón de mando.

English translation:
Panel of the Priests
Palenque, Chiapas
Late Classic 500-900 AD

The political chief (Halac-Hunic), in a dynamic attitude, with the Solar Deity in his headdress, to whom another lower-ranking character offers the symbolic staff of command. (Marker Number 5.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyParks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 19° 22.761′ N, 99° 10.674′ W. Marker is in Colonia Noche Buena, Ciudad de México. Marker is on Avenida Insurgentes Sur just south of Avenida Porfirio Díaz, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colonia Noche Buena, Ciudad de México 03720, Mexico. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kukulkán Panel (within shouting distance of this marker); Vicente Guerrero
Panel of the Priests and Marker image. Click for full size.
By J. Makali Bruton, April 30, 2021
2. Panel of the Priests and Marker
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(within shouting distance of this marker); Mask of the Chaac Deity, Kabah, Yucatán (within shouting distance of this marker); Stela of Halch, Huinic (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Atlante from Chichén Itzá, Yucatán (about 120 meters away); Serpent Columns (about 120 meters away); Tláloc from Castillo de Teayo, Veracruz (about 150 meters away); Dolores Asúnsolo López Negrete (about 150 meters away).
 
Also see . . .  Palenque. (Submitted on May 5, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 9, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2021, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico.

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