Tlanicontlan (MH757r)

Tlanicontlan (MH757r)
Compound Glyph

Glyph or Iconographic Image Description: 

This is a black-line drawing (with a little added red coloring) that shows the compound glyph for the place name, Tlanicontlan (perhaps "Near the Underside of the Ceramic [Clay?]").

Description, Credit: 

Stephanie Wood

Gloss Image: 
Date of Manuscript: 


Creator's Location (and place coverage): 

Huejotzingo, Puebla

Cultural Content, Credit: 

Jeff Haskett-Wood

Parts (compounds or simplex + notation): 

nombres de lugares, pueblos, banderas, cerámica, cerros, montañas

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

comi(tl), ceramic pot,
tlani, below or underneath,
tlahuahuan(tli), something with lines (like the flag),

Image Source: 

Matrícula de Huexotzinco, folio 757r, 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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