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Zapote Bobal (ZPB)

Alternative Acronyms
Alternative Names
Hixwitz = Hix Witz
Identification Numbers
Getty ID
Country, Departamento
Guatemala, Petén (GT-PE)
17.009164 N, -90.309259 E
Number of Inscriptions
After Morley (1948)
After Riese (1976)

Site code ZPB given by Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions (1999:187-189; 2012; 2016); cited by Riese (2004) and Mathews (2005).
Location recorded at the Main Plaza by Sven Gronemeyer with a handheld Global Positioning System (GPS) in 2019.


Breuil, Véronique, Laura Gámez, James L. Fitzsimmons, Jean-Paul Metailie, Edy A. Barrios Villar, and Edwin Román
2004 Primeras noticias de Zapote Bobal, una ciudad maya clasica del norocidente de Peten, Guatemala. Mayab 17: 61–83.
Breuil-Martínez, Véronique, James L. Fitzsimmons, Laura Gámez, Edy A. Barrios Villar, and Edwin Román
2005 Resultados preliminares de la primera temporada en Zapote Bobal, municipio de La Libertad, Petén. In XVIII Simposio de Investigaciones Arqueológicas en Guatemala, 2004, edited by Juan P. Laporte, Bárbara Arroyo, and Hector E. Mejía, pp. 296–308. Museo Nacional de Arqueología y Etnología, Guatemala.
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 23, 2016)
Fitzsimmons, James L.
2006 Kings of Jaguar Hill: Monuments and Caches at Zapote Bobal, GuatemalaUnpublished Electronic Document. Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies (FAMSI).
Mathews, Peter
2005 Site Names and Codes. Foundation http://research.famsi.org/whos_who/sitenames_codes.htm (accessed July 23, 2015)
Riese, Berthold
2004 Abkürzungen für Maya-Ruinenorte mit Inschriften. Wayeb Notes 8. http://www.wayeb.org/notes/wayeb_notes0008.pdf (accessed July 23, 2015)