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Rear South Corner of Acropolis

This is the rear South Corner of the Acropolis, behind building 1B-1, and demonstrates the fine masonry skills of the builders at Quirigua during its apogee in the late 8th Century. This defensive wall also seems to hint at a desire to protect the acropolis (click here to read about The Acropolis).

© Robin Heyworth – Photo taken 3rd February 2002

Rear South Corner of Acropolis at Quirigua