Photograph looking east in Room 9, Northern Palace, taken from the step in its center
Room 09 Information
Room 9, the second court of the Northern Palace, was of a higher formality than Room 1 and it contains the most prominent wall coloring within the palace, implying it to be the most ceremonial of all the rooms. The room was likely roofed in part if not completely, it contains an ornamental crest made of masonry on the walls. Room 9 contains trapezoidal, double-framed niches likely used for the placement of important objects.