Palenque mask believed to represent 7th-century Mayan ruler discovered — The Archaeology News Network

Routine conservation work in the Mayan city of Palenque, Chiapas, led to the discovery this week of a trove of archaeological treasures, including a mask believed to depict the Mayan ruler Pakal in his old age. The mask was discovered during routine conservation work in the Mayan city of Palenque, Chiapas [Credit: Héctor Montaño, INAH]A…

via Palenque mask believed to represent 7th-century Mayan ruler discovered — The Archaeology News Network

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