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Il manoscritto messicano Borgiano: del Museo etnografico della S. Congregazione di propaganda fide / riprodotto in fotocromografia a spese di s. e. il duca di Loubat a cura della Biblioteca Vaticanna, 1898. Rare Books in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Libraries. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Robert Goldwater Library (885568751)

Original pyramid found underneath two outer pyramids at Chichen Itza in Yucatan

Codex Fejérváry-Mayer is a 15th or early 16th century Aztec (or Mixtec) manuscript on deer skin from Veracruz in central Mexico. Link.

Codex Fejérváry-Mayer is a or early century Aztec (or Mixtec) manuscript on deer skin from Veracruz in central Mexico.

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Huehuetéotl, dios viejo del fuego y el centro del universo

Aztec cosmogram in the pre-Hispanic Codex Fejérváry-Mayer - the fire god Xiuhtecuhtli is in the center.

FORMATO DE LOS LIBROS PRECOLOMBINOS.- De las diferentes culturas asentadas en México sólo nos han llegado testimonios escritos de los mayas, de los mixtecas y retazos de los aztecas.

FORMATO DE LOS LIBROS PRECOLOMBINOS.- De las diferentes culturas asentadas en México sólo nos han llegado testimonios escritos de los mayas, de los mixtecas y retazos de los aztecas.

Tezcatlipoca

Tezcatlipoca (Tez-ca-tlee-PO-ka), whose name means “Smoking Mirror”, was the Aztec god of night and sorcery, as well as the patron deity of Aztec kings and young warriors.

Tlahuizcalpantecuhtli as an owl shooting Tezcatlipoca

Tlahuizcalpantecuhtli as an owl shooting Tezcatlipoca. He Is the god of planet Venus

religión azteca

Quetzalcoatl, the Feathered Serpent, was one of the major gods of the Aztecs. Quetzalcoatl was the god of morning and the evening star and was the symbol of death and resurrection.

Codex; tracings of Codex Borgia, also known as Codex Borgianus and Códice Borgiano. A pre-Columbian pictorial manuscript; an important pictorial source for the study of Central Mexican gods, ritual, divination, calendar religion and iconography. P 43. British Museum, online collection.

Codex; tracings of Codex Borgia, also known as Codex Borgianus and Códice Borgiano. A pre-Columbian pictorial manuscript; an important pictorial source for the study of Central Mexican gods, ritual, divination, calendar religion and iconography. P 43. British Museum, online collection.

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