Cuicamana (MH542v)

Cuicamana (MH542v)
Compound Glyph

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This black-line drawing with added red paint is the compound glyph for the personal name Cuicamana (perhaps "Song Laid Out"). It is attested as a man's name.

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Gloss Image: 
Date of Manuscript: 

1560

Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Huejotzingo, Puebla, Mexico

Semantic Categories: 
Writing Features: 
Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood

Keywords: 

drums, tambores, sing, cantar

Glyph or Iconographic Image: 
Image Source: 
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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