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Screaming Macaw

This is another fabulous example of the artistry and craftsmanship of the stonemasons at Copan. This ballcourt was built by 18 Rabbit in around 737AD – very shortly before he met his gruesome end. This image show the macaw with wings stretched out and beastly clawed talons.

© Robin Heyworth – Photo taken 9th February 2002