Image From Side of Maya Ruler's Chocolate Cup

Air Date:
Source:
Archival Photo
Creator:
Photograph K6418 © Justin Kerr
Air/Publish Date:
Event Date:
250 A.D.-900 A.D.
Resource Type:
Photograph
Copyright:
n/a
Copyright Date:
1993
Clip Length:
-

Image of painting on the side of a Maya chocolate cup. The ancient Maya of Central America were among the first people to make chocolate -- a bitter drink served to kings. The Maya ruler depicted appears to be telling his servant that he is full and doesn't want another cup of chocolate. Courtesy: Photograph K6418 © Justin Kerr

Image From Side of Maya Ruler's Chocolate Cup

Image of painting on the side of a Maya chocolate cup. The ancient Maya of Central America were among the first people to make chocolate -- a bitter drink served to kings. The Maya ruler depicted appears to be telling his servant that he is full and doesn't want another cup of chocolate. Courtesy: Photograph K6418 © Justin Kerr

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