cuauhtli (MH492r)

cuauhtli (MH492r)
Element from a Compound

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This black line drawing shows an element that is part of the compound personal name Cuauhtlapetz. It shows an eagle's head in profile, looking toward the viewer's right. Its beak is open.

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Date of Manuscript: 


Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Huejotzingo, Puebla

Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood

Shapes and Perspectives: 

eagles, águilas

Glyph or Iconographic Image: 
Relevant Nahuatl Dictionary Word(s): 
Image Source: 

Matrícula de Huexotzinco, folio 483r, 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).