Mayan Art

What was the reason for art in the Mayan civilization?

Primary Scorce 1

The earliest Mayan artists used a religious theme for their artwork.

http://mayaincaaztec.com/maarthi.html

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Secondery Scorce 2

There are 20 types of Mayan art I know there are 20 because I counted the types on http://www.ducksters.com/history/maya/art.php

http://www.ducksters.com/history/maya/art.php

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Primary Scource 3

The writing system of the Maya is made of 800 glyphs, which are pictographic symbol that stands for in this case a letter of the alphabet.

http://www.oneworldjourneys.com/jaguar/mayan_history/index.html

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