tetl (CmpRG)

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This drawing of the element tetl (stone) has been carved from the place name glyph, Techimalli (see below). It looks like a merger of interlocking stones, entwined. This combination has three curling ends instead of the usual two. It may have some faded coloring, perhaps tan or pink.

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Date of Manuscript: 


Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Zempoala, Hidalgo (Cempoala, Cempohuallan)

Cultural Content & Iconography: 
Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood


piedras, rocas, stone

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

Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, University of Texas, Austin