Maya mural found in family kitchen
Published on September 12th, 2012 | by Admin0
The paintings depict figures in procession, wearing a mix of traditional Maya and Spanish garb. Some may be holding human hearts, said ?ra?ka, who was working on the other side of Guatemala when a colleague tipped him off to the kitchen murals.
The recent exposure has faded the art considerably, leaving precious little time to unlock their secrets, he added.
Story: Rachel Kaufman, National Geographic News | Photo: Robert Slabonski, National Geographic News