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EXPLORING THE MAYA WORLD

Between the 1880s and 1890s, British explorer Alfred Maudslay travelled across Mexico and Central America, studying and documenting ancient Maya heritage. Developing the first glass plate photographs of famous sites such as Chichen Itza and creating over 400 plaster casts of Maya art, inscriptions and monuments, Maudslay left behind a legacy that has proved vital

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