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Mythological scene beginning the Codex Tulane

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Title

Mythological scene beginning the Codex Tulane

Subject

Creation stories
Genealogies
Indians of Mexico

Description

Detail from the beginning of the Codex Tulane that likely represents a Mixtec creation story and a commemoration ritual.

Source

LAL Rare Book Collection, Call Number F1219 .C778

Publisher

The Latin American Library

Date

c. 1550s

Rights

The physical rights are retained by the Latin American Library. Copyright held in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Type

Still image

Files

Codex Tulane upright 1.jpg

Citation

“Mythological scene beginning the Codex Tulane,” Tulane University Online Exhibits, accessed August 16, 2018, http://exhibits.tulane.edu/items/show/5776.