Chalco (TR34r)

Chalco (TR34r)
Compound Glyph

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This is a multicolored painting of a compound glyph for the place name, Chalco.

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Gloss Image: 
Date of Manuscript: 

ca. 1550–1563

Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Mexico City

Semantic Categories: 
Writing Features: 
Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood

Parts (of compounds or simplex + notation): 
Reading Order (Compounds or Simplex + Notation): 
Keywords: 

jewelry, joyas, cuentas, beads, cerámica, elemento fonético, montañas, cerros, mountains, hills

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

Chalco (nombre de lugar)

Spanish Translation, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Image Source: 

Telleriano-Remensis Codex, folio 34 recto, MS Mexicain 385, Gallica digital collection, https://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b8458267s/f93.item.zoom

Image Source, Rights: 

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