Staircase, Pyramid of Kukulcan, Chichen Itza

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Alberto di Colloredo Mels
published on 08 September 2015

The Castillo or Pyramid of Kukulcan at the Maya (and possibly later Toltec) centre of Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico. The pyramid was a temple built in honour of the Maya feathered-serpent god Kukulkan, pre-11th century CE.

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Mels, A. d. C. (2015, September 08). Staircase, Pyramid of Kukulcan, Chichen Itza. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4063/staircase-pyramid-of-kukulcan-chichen-itza/

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Mels, Alberto di Colloredo. "Staircase, Pyramid of Kukulcan, Chichen Itza." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified September 08, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4063/staircase-pyramid-of-kukulcan-chichen-itza/.

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Mels, Alberto di Colloredo. "Staircase, Pyramid of Kukulcan, Chichen Itza." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 08 Sep 2015. Web. 21 May 2022.

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