National Geographic : 1925 Jan
THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC MAGAZINE Photograph by S. Badia NORTH GATEWAY TO THE COURT OF THE COLUMNS The North Gateway to the Court of the Columns passes beneath the colonnade on the north side of this great plaza. It is 66 feet long, 434 feet wide at the bottom, with a corbelled roof, and 6f%feet high from the flagstone flooring to the capstone. Photograph from the Carnegie Institution SCULPTURAL DETAIL FROM THE NORTI GATEWAY OF TIE COURT OF THE COLUMNS Both ends of the North Gateway were flanked by pairs of handsomely sculptured figures. The one shown above is that of a jaguar (see text, page 89).