Structure 21

Yaxchilan: Stela 35 [January 3, 2004]

Lady Ik-Skull, who Schele and Freidel refer to as "Lady Eveningstar", wears the skeletal-serpent-and-monkey-skull headdress and holds bloodletting equipment.

Maya royalty were in fact sorcerers and magicians who functioned as shamans for their people.