Discoveries at El Zotz

This year’s exciting new finds at El Zotz were formally announced today in Guatemala, featuring a large Early Classic tomb and a temple covered in ornate stucco sculpture. Big congratulations go out to Proyecto Arqueológico El Zotz co-directors Steve Houston (Brown University) and Edwin Roman (UT-Austin!) for their discoveries.

Brown University Press Release

Today’s article in Prensa Libre

One thought on “Discoveries at El Zotz

  1. Donald Hales July 19, 2010 / 4:17 PM

    What Steve found is incredible and will re write our understanding of the Maya. It is a great life changing discovery, especially the textiles. I met Steve years ago when he was first at Yale, with Mike, but now I guess his mind is spinning as a Mayanist. I’m sure you feel the same as many of us.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s