Mark and I snuck away to
visit the McClung Museum in Knoxville Wednesday. It was a long drive ---
4.5 hours round trip and probably a bit beyond what I'd usually
consider a fun day trip. But I was feeling in need of an adventure and
Mark is always willing to oblige my infrequent impulses to leave the
The really impressive
exhibits were about the geology and archaeology of Tennessee. But I need
to digest a bit before I regale you with lessons learned from those
rooms. So, instead, I'll just show you a couple of shots from the Mayan
exhibit. A lot of the Mayan artifacts were actually reproductions, but a
few --- like the toad and rabbit pots at the top of this post --- were
the real deal.
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