Puzzle of the Maya – Hieroglyphic Stairway

From Copan, Honduras Conte Crayons 14 x 17 I stood below this grand monument, awestruck by the late afternoon sun licking the motifs upon its intricate stairway. A stela of a later king loomed nearby. Built upon several other structures by the Maya king of Copan, this grand stairway retells the history of Copan…