icuilolli (MH551r)

icuilolli (MH551r)
Element from a Compound

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This black-line drawing that we have duplicated to stand as the "element" icuilolli (a painting) is shared with the compound glyph and personal name Tlalicuilol ("Land Painting"). This element is also seen simply as cuilolli.

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Date of Manuscript: 


Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Huejotzingo, Puebla, Mexico

Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood


escribir, pintar, escritura, pintura, writing, painting, manuscript, codex, códice, manuscrito, títulos, tierras

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

(i)cuilol(li), a piece of writing,

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).