Quiriguá Reports III
Archaeological Investigations in the Lower Motagua Valley, Izabal, Guatemala
Edward Mark Schortman
304 pages | 8 1/2 x 11 | 61 illus, 102 tables
Cloth 1993 | ISBN 978-0-924171-19-2 | $60.00s | £39.00 | Add to cart
Distributed for the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
From 1973 through 1979, the University Museum sponsored investigations at Quiriguá, a major lowland Maya site in eastern Guatemalan order to document the basic chronology, determine the nature and pattern of structures, and test hypotheses concerning the origins, location, and demise of the city. This monograph reports the findings of the survey and excavations carried out in the lower Motagua Valley. Providing a regional context for Quiriguá, this volume focuses on wider-valley centers with monumental architecture, examining their chronology, function, and regional and interregional contacts.
Quiriguá Reports, III