Xunantunich

Xunantunich is a major Maya site in Belize situated near border with Guatemala. The site includes an impressive temple and a ball court.

Xunantunich, Michael Fuller and Neathery Fuller on the ferry across to site. We each escorted a group of 40 visitors to the site.


Xunantunich plaza.


Xunantunich, main pyramid.


Xunantunich, Professor Neathery Fuller is the red dot in the plaza.


Xunantunich, mask embedded near stairway ascending the pyramid. Scale is 30 cm.


Xunantunich, copy of Temple stucco decoration.


Xunantunich, copy of Temple stucco decoration.


Xunantunich, copy of Temple stucco decoration.


Xunantunich, copy of Temple stucco decoration.


Xunantunich, ball court.


Xunantunich, ball court.


Xunantunich, glyph panel.


Xunantunich, limestone with sketched outline of elite.


Xunantunich, flint eccentrics.


Xunantunich, flint eccentrics.


Xunantunich, flint eccentric.


Xunantunich, burial with flint eccentrics near the skull.


Mayapan, decorated sherd.


Mayapan, map.


Xunantunich, whole pottery vessel.

Special thanks to Neathery Fuller for spending a great day at this site.

Webpage constructed 14 January 2019