Ek' Balam Tomb of Ukit Kan Le'k Tok'
Ornate carvings on the exterior of the Tomb of Ukit Kan Le'k Tok' at the ancient Mayan ruins at Ek'Balam, near Valladolid, Yucatan, Mexico. The jaguar is a recurring motif, as evidenced by the large stone teeth, etc. Ek' Balam means "dark jaguar." The Acropolis towers above the surrounding countryside.
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