Steve Houston and I published a new commentary on the American Museum of Natural History’s beam from Tikal Temple II […]
Archive for ‘Maya’
Thanksgiving, Precolumbian style
My latest for Now at the Met.
Design For Eternity – Architectural Models from the Ancient Americas
#AskACurator Day – Storify
I took over the @metmuseum account for an hour to answer questions! See the whole conversation here: https://storify.com/metmuseum/askacurator-with-james-doyle
Grasping the Foot of Lightning
Now at theMet features a previously unrecognized Maya scepter fragment, probably a serpent foot of K’awiil.
Tortuguero Monument 6: Maya Star Wars and a Misconstrued Doomsday
Blood, skulls, Maya 2012 doomsday, 3-D scanning and printing! All in a day’s work, Now at the Met.
Lintel not Lentil
My blog exploration of the Metropolitan’s relief panel, likely a lintel from La Pasadita, Guatemala, or thereabouts.
A Mountain’s Eyebrow
A Christmas week blog post on Now at the Met.
Lintel Fragment Published
New publication out in Mexicon, see Publications page.
Storify: ITweetMuseums #MetDetails
Taking part in “Tweet-up”: https://storify.com/ITweetMuseums/draft-metdetails-the-first-itweetmuseums-tweet-up