Additional images for “The Ancient Future” online exhibit.
Calendar Wheel
Calendar wheel from book of Chilan Balam. From Thomas Cyrus, Notes on Certain Maya and Mexican manuscripts, 1884.
three calendar cycles
The tzolk’in (13 day numbers, within the 20 named days) and a portion of the haab. Drawing by ML Design. From Ancient Mexico and Central America by Susan Toby Evans, Thames and Hudson, London and New York.