Cuauhtemaltzin (MH752r)

Cuauhtemaltzin (MH752r)
Simplex Glyph

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This black-line drawing of the simplex glyph of the personal name or ethnicity Cuauhtemaltzin (perhaps "Revered Guatemalan") involves simply the addition of what may be eagle feathers to the head of the local ruler of a small town that is part of the jurisdiction of Huejotzingo.

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

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Date of Manuscript: 


Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Huejotzingo, Puebla

Semantic Categories: 
Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood

Shapes and Perspectives: 

águilas, plumas, madera, material, pudre, etnicidades, Guatemala, Cuauhtemallan, nombres de hombres

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

Span Transl: Guatemalteco (?)

Spanish Translation, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Image Source: 

Matrícula de Huexotzinco, folio 752r, World Digital Library,

Image Source, Rights: 

This manuscript is hosted by the Library of Congress and the World Digital Library; used here with the Creative Commons, “Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 License” (CC-BY-NC-SAq 3.0).

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