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Place sign for the town of Chila, Oaxaca, Mexico

Dublin Core

Title

Place sign for the town of Chila, Oaxaca, Mexico

Subject

Genealogies
Indians of Mexico

Description

Detail from the Codex Tulane featuring the place sign for the town of Chila. The place sign contains phonetic elements that signal the town's name in both the Nahuatl and Mixtec languages.

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 2.jpg

Citation

“Place sign for the town of Chila, Oaxaca, Mexico,” Tulane University Online Exhibits, accessed August 16, 2018, http://exhibits.tulane.edu/items/show/5777.