Palenque: East Court of the Palace [January 1, 2004]

"Individual carved slabs were placed together to create the great sloping talud of carved captives in the East Court of the Palenque Palace. Lords of the region would have entered the court by the staircase that these humbled figures flank."

Mary Ellen Miller, The Art of Mesoamerica from Olmec to Aztec, p. 125