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Acanceh (ACC)

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Alternative Names
Identification Numbers
Getty ID
Country, Federal State
Mexiko, Yucatán (MX-YUC)
20.813087 N, -89.452460 E
Number of Inscriptions
After Morley (1948)
After Riese (1976)

Site code ACC given by Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions (1999:187-189; 2012; 2016); alternative site code ACA from Riese (2004).
Location verified with and coordinates retrieved from Google Maps Web Services (accessed July 23, 2015).


Diario de Yucatán
1997 Extraordinary Stucco Mask Discovered at Acanceh, Yucatan. Mexicon 19(6): 104–105.
Breton, Adela C.
1908 Archaeology in Mexico. Man 8: 34–37.
Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions (CMHI)
1999 Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions. Volume 6, Part 3: Tonina (by Ian Graham and Peter Mathews). Cambridge, Massachusetts: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University.
2012 Site Codes (updated July 2012). http://peabody.harvard.edu/files/cmhi/CMHI_SiteCodes_FINAL_2012_forWeb.pdf (by Barbara Fash). (accessed July 23, 2015)
2016 Site Codes (updated Februar 2016). https://www.peabody.harvard.edu/files/cmhi/CMHI_SiteCodes_FINAL_2016.pdf (by Barbara Fash). (accessed December 18, 2016)
Erosa Peniche, José A.
1947 Descubrimiento y exploracion arqueologica de la subestructura del Castillo en Chichen-Itza. Proceedings of the International Congress of Americanists 27(2): 229–248.
Fernández, Miguel A.
1939 Exploraciones en Acanceh. Proceedings of the International Congress of Americanists 27(2): 249–253.
Hagar, Stansbury
1914 The Maya Zodiac at Acanceh. American Anthropologist 16(1): 88–95.
Miller, Virginia E.
1991 The Frieze of the Palace of the Stuccoes, Acanceh, Yucatan, Mexico. Studies in Pre-Columbian Art and Archaeology 3. Washington, DC: Dumbarton Oaks.
Quintal Suaste, Beatriz
2014 Cronologia y asentamiento del sitio de Acanceh, Yucatan. In: The Archaeology of Yucatan: New Directions and Data. Vol. , edited by: Travis W. Stanton, pp. 93-. Archaeopress, Oxford.
Repetto Tío, Beatriz, Rubén Maldonado Cárdenas, Beatriz Quintal Suastre, and Tomás Gallareta Negrón
1988 North of Yucatan. INAH-Salvat, México, D.F.
Riese, Berthold
2004 Abkürzungen für Maya-Ruinenorte mit Inschriften. Wayeb Notes 8. http://www.wayeb.org/notes/wayeb_notes0008.pdf (accessed July 23, 2015)
Seler, Eduard
1911 Die Stuckfassade von Acanceh in Yucatan. Sitzungsberichte der Königlich Preußischen Akademie der Wissenschaften 47: 1011–1025.
Smyth, Michael P.
2008 Beyond Economic Imperialism: The Teotihuacan Factor in Northern Yucatan. Journal of the Anthropological Research 64(3): 395–409.
Voss, Alexander W., and H. Jürgen Kremer
2000 Informe de Trabajo: Estudio epigráfico sobre las inscripciones jeroglíficas y estudio iconográfico de la fachada del Palacio de los Estucos de Acanceh, Yucatán, México. http://www.ecoyuc.com.mx/scripts/getpdf.php?key=ARTICLEPDF&id=40
Winning, Hasso von
1985 Two Maya Monuments in Yucatan: The Palace of the Stuccoes at Acanceh and the Temple of the Owls at Chichén Itzá. Publications of the Frederick Webb Hodge Anniversary Publication Fund 12. Southwest Museum, Los Angeles, CA.