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LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS


PLATES


Plate 1. a and b, Puma and squirrel from the frieze of the Temple of the Warriors at Chichen 

Itź. c, The four trees and birds set at the cardinal points to commemorate the previous 

destruction of the world. Sculptured panel of the Temple of the Wall Panels at Chichen Itź. 
(After Ruppert.)



Plate 2. Map of northern Yucatan according to the Book of Chilam. Balam of Chumayel 


TEXT-FIGURES


FIG. 1. a, Ah Muzencab, the Maya bee god. (After Lothrop.) b, A bee. (Codex Tro- 

Cortesianus, p. 83.)


2. Chac-xib-chac, the God Impersonator at Chichen Itź. Fresco, Temple of the Warriors. 

Drawing by Ann Axtell Morris


3. Mexican warrior occupying the jaguar-seat. Fresco, Temple of the Warriors, Chichen Itź. 

(After Ann Axtell Morris.)


4. The drum and rattle of the katun resound. Fresco at Santa Rita, British Honduras. (After 

Gann.)


5. The Maya months, or uinals. (Chumayel MS.)


6. The armorial bearings of Yucatan. (Chumayel MS.)


7. Diagram showing the course of the sun in the heavens. (Chumayel MS.)



8. Diagram representing an eclipse of the sun. (Chumayel MS.)


9. Diagram explaining the cause of solar and lunar eclipses. (Chumayel MS.)


10. The lord of the katun. (Chumayel MS.)



11. The lord of the katun. (Chumayel MS.)


12. The lord of the katun. (Chumayel MS.)


13. The lord of the katun. (Chumayel MS.)


14. The lord of the katun. (Chumayel MS.) 

15. The lord of the katun. (Chumayel MS.)


16. The lord of the katun. (Chumayel MS.) 



17. The lord of the katun. (Chumayel MS.)











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