The Temple of the Vessels, Chacchoben

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Joshua J. Mark
by Betsy Mark
published on 29 January 2019

The Temple of the Vessels (Templo de Las Vasijas) at Maya city of Chacchoben, c. 700 CE. Located on the sacred plateau of the Gran Basamento, this temple housed the various goods needed for sacrifice and offerings at the nearby Temple 1.

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Mark, B. (2019, January 29). The Temple of the Vessels, Chacchoben. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9969/the-temple-of-the-vessels-chacchoben/

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Mark, Betsy. "The Temple of the Vessels, Chacchoben." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 29, 2019. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/9969/the-temple-of-the-vessels-chacchoben/.

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Mark, Betsy. "The Temple of the Vessels, Chacchoben." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 29 Jan 2019. Web. 06 Feb 2023.

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