Archaeologists Uncover Maya "Masterpiece" in Guatemala

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In this National Geographic News article, read about the unearthing of one of the greatest Maya art masterpieces ever found. The artifact--a 100-pound stone panel carved with images and hieroglyphics--depicts Taj Chan Ahk, the mighty 8th-century king of the ancient Maya city-state of Cancuén. Links to related stories and Web sites are also found on this page.

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