Stela A

Copan: Stela A [January 9, 2004]

"Great tendrils of foliation sprout from a similar oval motif that appears atop the head of the skull in 18-Rabbit's headdress...The skull is that of First Father [the Maize God]..."

Elizabeth A. Newsome, Trees of Paradise and Pillars of the World: The Serial Stela Cycle of 18-Rabbit-God K, King of Copan, p. 135