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Analysis of the chipped stone artifacts of El Mirador, Guatemala

William R. Fowler

Analysis of the chipped stone artifacts of El Mirador, Guatemala

by William R. Fowler

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Published by New World Archaeological Foundation, Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mayas -- Implements,
  • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Guatemala -- Petén ( Dept.),
  • Stone implements -- Guatemala -- Petén ( Dept.),
  • Mirador Site (Guatemala),
  • Petén (Guatemala : Dept.) -- Antiquities

  • Edition Notes

    References cited: p. 29-30.

    Statementby William R. Fowler, Jr.
    SeriesNotes of the New World Archaeological Foundation -- no. 5
    ContributionsJay I. Kislak Reference Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1435.1.M54 F68 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23155888M
    LC Control Number2005351386

      The rich Maya history of El Mirador and Tikal adds an extra dimension to a visit to Guatemala, where ancient sites and thriving cultures continue to draw modern-day visitors. Maya Artifacts Found in Guatemala and an inscribed stone slab unlike anything ever found in the region. "It's an incredible site," said archaeologist Richard Hansen, excavator of El Mirador, in central Guatemala, a famous pre-classic Maya site. "All of a sudden we have this interesting cluster, and it's earlier than anything else in the.

      El Mirador was the center for trade in the region as artifacts made of jade, obsidian, granite, quartzite, and ceramics from other areas were found in the city. The jade came from the central Guatemalan region of Rio Motagua, obsidian from the San Martin Jilotepeque and El Chayal regions, shells from the coasts of the Caribbean and the Pacific. An analysis of obsidian artifacts from the Classic site of Nohmul and a review of other data on stone tool manufacture lead to the conclusion that specialized production of elite paraphernalia may have been centrally controlled, while the manufacture of subsistence items was based on direct, consumer-producer by:

    Analysis of the Chipped Stone Artifacts of El Mirador, Guatemala by William R. Fowler, Jr. (pp. ) Review by: Kenneth L. Brown DOI: / Analysis of the Chipped Stone Artifacts of El Mirador, Guatemala. Notes of the New World Archae- ological Foundation No. 5. New World Archaeological Foundation, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah. Hay, C. A. Kaminaljuyu Obsidian: Lithic Analysis and the Economic Organization ofa Prehistoric Maya Chiefdom.


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