ce (CQ)

ce (CQ)

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This notation for ce (one) has been carved from the glyph-notation Ce Tecpatl. It is a small circle, painted red inside.

Description, Credit: 

Stephane Wood

Added Analysis: 

When a single circle notation represents "one" and it is has been painted, it is often red. But this needs careful tracking and deeper analysis.

Added Analysis, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Source Manuscript: 
Date of Manuscript: 

covers ruling men and women of Tecamachalco through 1593

Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

southern Puebla state

Semantic Categories: 
Syntax (patterns): 
Cultural Content & Iconography: 
Other Cultural Influences: 

one, uno, numbers, números

Glyph or Iconographic Image: 
Relevant Nahuatl Dictionary Word(s): 
Glyph/Icon Name, Spanish Translation: 


Spanish Translation, Credit: 

Randall Rodríguez

Image Source: 

The Codex Quetzalecatzin, aka Mapa de Ecatepec-Huitziltepec, Codex Ehecatepec-Huitziltepec, or Charles Ratton Codex. Library of Congress. https://www.loc.gov/item/2017590521/

Image Source, Rights: 

The Library of Congress, current custodian of this pictorial Mexican manuscript, hosts a digital version online. It is not copyright protected.

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