The carving consists of various scriptural subjects in low relief; it is now much worn.
Carved patterns in low relief may be applied to door-panels.
There were jars done in a delicate overlay, like pine cones; and there were many patterns in a low relief, like basket-work.
The sides are covered with hieroglyphics in low relief just as at Copan.
The three figures in front are modelled in high relief, and in beautiful curves; the children in the rear are in low relief.
At intervals are low relief pilasters; the capitals of these are gilded.
Two on each side of the temple doorway the statues sit, and between them, in low relief, is the small figure of the god Harmakhis.
Set about the shoulder are four medallion-like faces, the features of which are modeled roughly in low relief.
The female head is in low relief, and wears a diadem, and a veil falling over the back of the head.
At the end of the sanctuary recently discovered near Palenque by Maler, are three slabs of sculptured stone in low relief.