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Data Record ID: 21
Catalogue ID: stirling_24
Published In: M.W. Stirling 1939: 198
Site: Tres Zapotes, Veracruz
Photographer: Richard H. Stewart
Year: 1939
Collection: M.W. Stirling collection, National Anthropological Archives
Notes: Tres Zapotes Stela D. “Twenty man power was needed to raise Stela D. It was found in a marshy jungle, in the midst of a small group of mounds, four miles from camp. The heavy stone presented a problem in mechanics as it lay in deep adobe mud.” -- From Stirling 1939: 198

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