Color Detail of Pacal’s Tomb Lid Engraving

Color Detail of Pacal's Tomb Lid Engraving

Pacal was a king of the Palenque region of Mexico in the 8th century A.D. Legend has it he was part-god, had come from the sky, and stood well over 7 feet tall. Here, in this depiction, does it seem like he’s working various levers and pedals with his hands and feet, or am I just hallucinating again?

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