Maya people had a class structured society. At the
top were the nobles and priests. They had a middle class of craftsmen,
traders, and warriors. At the bottom, as usually in ancient time, were
the farmers and slaves.
The Maya did not
use their own people as slaves. Slaves were captured from other
Archaeologists have pieced
together a great deal about the ancient Maya daily life from the
artifacts they have found in the ruins of Maya Cities. These artifacts
include pottery, clay figures, huge statues, and the remains of
pyramids and temples.
Nobles, & Fashion
Pottery, and Clay Figures