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Depictions On A 1,500-Year-Old Mayan Altar Are Being Compared To Dynasty On ‘Game Of Thrones’

Depictions On A 1,500-Year-Old Mayan Altar Are Being Compared To Dynasty On ‘Game Of Thrones’

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The discovery in northern Guatemala of depictions of the Kaanul dynasty on a 1,500-year-old Mayan altar are turning heads and being compared to the dynasty on TV show Game of Thrones as this Mayan dynasty was also hell bent on taking cities and people under its control. According to Phys.org, the Mayan altar was created out of limestone and was recently discovered by archaeologists at the jungle site of La Corona which closely borders both Mexico and Belize. Tomas Barrientos, who was co-director of the excavations at La Corona, explained that the altar shows the city’s ruler King Chak Took Ich’aak “sitting and holding a scepter from which emerge two patron gods of the city.”Click here to continue and read more... The Inquisitr